> hello to all of you folks in ohio... many of you are interested in the > issues of socio-political art. well, i have a few ideas for you to > research. > one of my favorite groups of artists is the GUERILLA GIRLS. if you are > unfamiliar w/ their work, they attack critical issues such as gender bias, > racial stereotypes, cultural problems, etc. in the art world. they have > been labeled as the 'art world's conscience'. they do performance art where > the anonymus women dress in gorilla suits and throw bananas at people! > there is a book they have called 'true confessions of a guerilla girl' > (unsure of teh exact title, but something to that affect) they also have a > web site where you can send them email and look at soem of there past art > works. (oh, no! i don't know it off hand, but can tell you later..! but if > you are able, go on the web and under one of the many search engines, type > in 'guerilla girls' and you should find them easily) > i know of several other groups, but must recall there exact titles... i will > get back to you folks on that soon! > -KATHY!