Annie Leibovitz For the past forty years, photographer Annie Leibovitz has produced intimate and often provocative portraits that have appeared in countless major magazines and art publications. Religious Artists. More often than not we expect that a female painter would create work about women etc. Landscape Painters. Polari, a secret British slang used by gay men, for instance, allowed them to speak freely without the fear of arrest. Contemporary Artists. Only now can we properly appreciate that the theme comes in many guises.
As we move forward, let's hope the exhibition inspires marginalized voices to build their own artistic shields, and challenge those who attempt to suppress them.
StanfordCalifornia Abstract Photographers. Her long-running comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For offers an intimate glimpse into lesbian life in the 21st century.
Barbara Wilcox is a student in the Master of Liberal Arts program and writes about the humanities at Stanford.