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This Feminist Artist Paints Beauty Contestants
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This Feminist Artist Paints Beauty Contestants

Feminist painter Daena Title is best known for her obsession with the seductive force of modern female icons. Her figurative work examines societal trends and influences, especially as they impact women. She finds Beauty Pageant contestants particularly problematic. They’re admirable, but objectified. And why are they all so gosh darn happy? Using oil paint, mixed media or acrylics on canvas,Title shows us her deep ambivalence towards society’s emphasis on youth and beauty, and her musings about the lines between empowerment and exploitation; external approval and self respect; lunacy and joy.

Now in Los Angeles, transplanted New Yorker Title has shown her work in gallery, museum spaces and art fairs since 1998 including her recent solo show at the Carter Burden Gallery in Chelsea, NYC. She is proud that her work has been featured in several PoetsArtists shows and publications, is part of the Brooklyn Museum Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art Online Feminist Art base and the Tullman Collection of Chicago. She is affiliated with Gallery 825 in Los Angeles, Carter Burden Gallery in NYC, and Sirona Fine Arts gallery in Hallandale, FL. Please see more of Title’s work at www.daenatitle.com

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Miss Sweden

oil on canvas
26×20 inches

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Miss Venezuela

oil on canvas
26×20 inches

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Miss Great Britain

Oil and acrylic on canvas
26×20 inches

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Miss Korea

oil on canvas
26×20 inches

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Miss Selfie

Oil on canvas
28×45 inches

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It’s All A Blur

Mixed media on canvas
36×48 inches

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Fists and Confetti

Mixed media on canvas
50×42 inches

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Point And Share

Mixed media on canvas
48×42 inches

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Warawk
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4 years ago

Miss me with those skinny asses

Warawk
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4 years ago

Miss me with those skinny asses

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