On June 15th at the Courtauld, a seminar, “Representations of Girls in Contemporary Art Photography,” with Harriet Riches and Lucy Soutter. Description:
This seminar celebrates the launch of the publication Girls! Girls! Girls! in contemporary art, edited by Catherine Grant and Lori Waxman. The two speakers will present research on the representation of girlhood in contemporary art photography, with an introduction by one of the editors of the book, Catherine Grant. The publication brings together a diverse range of writers on girlhood as a site of contestation, utilised by contemporary women artists in a range of visual media, including a predominance of photography.