Karen Schifman

About Karen Schifman

Karen Schifman is an Art Historian who focuses particularly on women artists and the representation of women in visual culture. She received her MA from California State University, Northridge.

Louise Bourgeois, Cumul I, 1969, white marble on wood base, 51 x 127 x 122 cm (Centre Pompidou, Musée national d’art moderne, Paris) © Estate of the artist (photo: Strifu, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)
Male and female forms reveal and conceal themselves simultaneously in this polished marble sculpture.

Louise Bourgeois, Cumul I