Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Art & Art History
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This thesis explores the work of contemporary women artists who utilize embroidery as their primary medium. The careful execution of each artwork, whether created by career artists or amateur participants in artist-led projects, simultaneously engages with the legacy of the embroidery arts and explores new strategies of expression.
Howell, Kristin D., "Through the Eye of the Needle: Embroidery as a Tool for Intimacy, Feminism, and Activism" (2022). CUNY Academic Works.