Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Art & Art History
Dr. Emily Braun
Dr. Harper Montgomery
Academic Program Adviser
Dr. Lynda Klich
While living in New York City in self-imposed exile from 1970–78 during his “outlaw period,” the Brazilian artist Hélio Oiticica utilized various aspects of his own marginal/marginalized identity within the United States to challenge political injustice and social hypocrisy through his art.
Mayer, Daniela, "An Outlaw in Babylon: Hélio Oiticica’s Transgressive Strategies in the Margins of New York, 1970–1978" (2021). CUNY Academic Works.
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