Gillian Wearing reads Claude Cahun

Video (0:56): a fine quote. Artist Gillian Wearing reads from ‘Aveux non Anvenus’ (Disavowals), the surrealist writings of Frensh artist and author Claude Cahun (1894 – 1954).

Queer Forms

Queer Forms, September 10 – December 7, 2019 at Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, USA features works by more than 100 queer artists.

Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask

Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask, January 22 2016 – March 5, 2016 at Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street, Exeter, EX4 3LS, UK.

Parallel Lives: Marlow Moss & Claude Cahun (2014)

Marlow Moss & Claude Cahun, June 6 – September 14, 2014 at Leeds Art Gallery. Video (5:50): ‘Parallel Lives: Marlow Moss & Claude Cahun at Leeds Art Gallery’, produced for Art in Yorkshire’s 2014 programme, the video takes a look behind the scenes during the installation of two linked exhibitions…

Must-See Queer Feminist Exhibitions in Europe 2015

Edited by Anna McNay and Birthe Havmoeller Inspired by Kathleen Massara’s list 17 Must-See LGBTQ Exhibitions This Summer in New York and California, Anna McNay and I have created Feminine Moments’ list of Must-See Queer Feminist Exhibitions in Europe this Summer. The exhibitions we have selected for this list feature…

Claude Cahun – Photographies, dessins, écrites

Cover of the programme of Claude Cahun – Photographies, dessins, écrites, Nantes, 2015. Claude Cahun – Photographies, dessins, écrites Dates: July 3 –  August 30,  2015 Venue: Médiathèque Jacques Demy, Nantes, France The experimental self-portraits by Claude Cahun (1894 – 1954), born Lucy Schwob in Nantes in 1894, have gained…

Magic Mirror – Works by Sarah Pucill and Claude Cahun

Magic Mirror: Exhibition of works by Claude Cahun and Sarah Pucill Date: Friday, April 17, 2015 to Sunday, June 14, 2015 Opening Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10am-5pm Address: Nunnery Gallery, 181 Bow Road, London E3 2SJ, UK While I was visiting London art writer and editor Anna McNay invited me…

Pioneering Photographer Claude Cahun

The Modern Lens: International Photography and the Tate collection Tate St Ives: Exhibition 14 October 2014 – 10 May 2015 ‘Pioneering artists from across Europe, the Americas and Japan will be shown at Tate St Ives for the first time in The Modern Lens. This will be the largest display…

Barbara Hammer as Claude Cahun

Barbara Hammer as Claude Cahun in A Gay Bar from barbara hammer on Vimeo. Barbara Hammer performed Claude Cahun, May 6 – 7, 2011 at The Kitchen, NYC, in Emily Roysdon’s A Gay Bar Called Everywhere (With Costumes and No Practice). Related Link Artist Statement by avant-garde filmmaker and lesbian…

Claude Cahun at Jeu de Paume 2011

Claude Cahun – video by Jeu de Paume, France, 2011 The exhibition of Claude Cahun’s photographs at Jeu de Paume in Paris, France in 2011, and later exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2012 featured a wide selection of the artist’s works, some of which have seldom been…

Lover Other. The Story of Claude Cahun and Marcel More

Trailer: Lover Other: The Story of Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore_barbarahammer.com from Barbara Hammer on Vimeo 1920’s Surrealist artists Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore come to life in this hybrid documentary. Lesbians and step-sisters, the gender-bending artists lived and worked together all their lives. Heroic resisters to the Nazis occupying…

Claude Cahun Retrospective in Barcelona

French lesbian photographer Claude Cahun’s surrealist works are growing more and more popular. Go see the latest retrospective of her works in Barcelona: Claude Cahun 28 October 2011 to 2 February 2012 at Centre de Imatge, Barcelona, Spain “After many years of relative obscurity, the photographs of Claude Cahun (born…