barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Babies (and Mothers) Against the Bomb

Lunchtime Lecture

The art of the feminist anti-nuclear movement suggested somewhat surprising stances on the rôle of mothers and even the nuclear family. Dr Alexandra Kokoli, School of Art and Design, Middlesex University, discusses this art from Cold War Britain and the complex gender-mapping of war and peace.

Valentin Le Febvre (1642-1680/2) after Veronese (1528-1588)

Raccolta di opere scelte: Faith (in Heaven, contemplating the day of his greatness with a sacrifice at his feet)

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Valentin Le Febvre (1642-1680/2) after Titian (c. 1488/90-1576)

Raccolta di opere scelte: David and Goliath

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Pietro Monaco (1707-1772) after Guido Reni (1575-1642)

Raccolta di opere scelte: St Anthony of Padua

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Pietro Monaco (1707-1772) after Bernardo Strozzi (c.1581-1644)

Raccolta di opere scelte: St Peter released from prison by the angel

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