Projecting Touch: Francesca Woodman's Late “Blueprints”

  title={Projecting Touch: Francesca Woodman's Late “Blueprints”},
  author={Harriet Riches},
  pages={135 - 157}
  • H. Riches
  • Published 1 September 2012
  • Art
  • photographies
This paper addresses the late work of American photographer Francesca Woodman, produced at the start of the 1980s shortly before her death in 1981. Representing a radical departure from her usual practice of small, barely enlarged silver photography, her late “blueprint” diazotypes point to a shift in Woodman's practice that enables a contextualisation of her practice within the postmodernist concerns of the period. Demonstrating an engagement with issues of identity and self-representation… 



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