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‘A lot of progress has been made in recent years, but Emily Floyd’s work reminds us that many of the issues that women faced generations ago still remain today.’
In 1975, International Women’s Year, the American feminist curator and critic Lucy Lippard visited Australia and delivered lectures in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide.
Emily Floyd: The Dawn is a survey exhibition of the work of Melbourne based artist Emily Floyd.
Exploring ideas of class and the political and aesthetic movement of situationism, Emily Floyd speaks about the inspiration behind her large scale intallation work ‘A strategy to infiltrate the homes of the bourgeoisie’ from 2006.