Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Virginia Maksymowicz

Home of Model T

Home of Model T

Virginia Maksymowicz. Home of Model T, 1983.

Description:
Bronze-painted, cast paper female breasts, and hubcaps with a text cast directly from the historical plaque at the original Model T Ford factory in Detroit. The installation is about the selling of women, cars, and the American dream.

Medium:
Installation

Tags:
Detroit, American dream, car, auto, body cast, political, female body, figurative

Images
Female BodyHome of Model THistory of ArtLily of the MohawksPhysical Boundaries of This WorldPedimentCaryatid

Location
Philadelphia, PA
USA

Contact
3719 Lancaster Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
USA
vam@tandm.us

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