Dara Birnbaum Public Lecture and Artist Talk at Saint Louis Art Museum

Dara Birnbaum - Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman (1978)

Dara Birnbaum - Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman (1978)

AP faculty member Dara Birnbaum is presenting a special public lecture on October 18 and an artist talk on October 19 at the Saint Louis Art Museum.

The public lecture is hosted at the Contemporary Art Society. Dara Birnbaum is a groundbreaking video and installation artist, whose innovative video works serve as influential contributions to the discourse on the relationship of art, television, and the contemporary media landscape. 

The free artist talk will cover Dara Birnbaum's career as an innovator in early video art of the mid-to-late 1970s. Her provocative video work appropriates period television footage to critique mass media's gender biases.