The Resource Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter, (electronic resource)

Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter, (electronic resource)

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Old in art school : a memoir of starting over
Title
Old in art school
Title remainder
a memoir of starting over
Statement of responsibility
Nell Painter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Old in Art School, she travels from her beloved Newark to the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design; finds meaning in the artists she loves, even as she comes to understand how they may be undervalued; and struggles with the unstable balance between the pursuit of art and the inevitable, sometimes painful demands of a life fully lived. How are women and artists seen and judged by their age, looks, and race? What does it mean when someone says, "You will never be an artist"? Who defines what "An Artist" is and all that goes with such an identity, and how are these ideas tied to our shared conceptions of beauty, value, and difference? Old in Art School is Nell Painter's ongoing exploration of those crucial questions. Bringing to bear incisive insights from two careers, Painter weaves a frank, funny, and often surprising tale of her move from academia to art
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Painter, Nell Irvin
Dewey number
  • 700.92
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Painter, Nell Irvin
  • Artists
  • Adult college students
  • Older artists
  • African American women artists
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter, (electronic resource)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12114135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781640090620
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12114135
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12114135
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12114135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781640090620
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12114135
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12114135
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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