Sporting David Joselit’s Face on Plain White American Apparel T-shirt
Cintia Clara Romero - Acción matutina
Thomas Cole, View from Mount Holyoke, Northampton, Massachusetts, after a Thunderstorm—The Oxbow, 1836
Things to think about when studying:
- How is this piece “American?” How does Cole infuse morality into the landscape?
- What were Cole’s views on Western expansion and how does he depict them through this painting?
I’ve been looking a lot at feminist art in my history of contemporary art class and can’t stop listening to this song. I grew up listening to Le Tigre since I was a kid but never really understood what the song was about until now.