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Martha Wilson Responds

The following is a response to Maura Reilly’s article “Taking the Measure of Sexism: Facts, Figures, and Fixes” about the current statistics of Women in the Art World. Our coverage begins with our Editor’s Letter.

Born in 1947, lives in Brooklyn, New York

My son’s girlfriend, a sorority sister at American University, pondered my 1974 series “A Portfolio of Models,” and then remarked, “It’s still like that.”

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A version of this story originally appeared in the June 2015 issue of ARTnews on page 62.


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