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Elaine Reichek, b.1943

Chiricahua Apaches1991

‘Chiracahua Apachees’ is a detail from a four piece work by Elanie Reichek which was first shown in Ireland in the artist’s solo exhibition, ‘Home Rule’, at IMMA, in 1993.

MediumHand-coloured gelatin silver prints, wool yarn
Dimensions185.5 x 356 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Purchase, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.90
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Elaine Reichek, Chiricahua Apaches, 1991, Hand-coloured gelatin silver prints, wool yarn, 185.5 x 356 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Purchase, 1992

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About the Artist

Elaine Reichek b.1943

American conceptual artist Elaine Reichek (born 1943) studied under Ad Reinhardt at Yale University. Her work deals with issues of national and cultural identity, informed by feminist theory and practice. Employing traditionally female practices such as knitting and embroidery, Reichek recreates familiar historical images and political icons in order to challenge notions of knowledge and culture. Reichek has exhibited extensively in the United States and Europe, including a solo exhibition at IMMA in 1993. — View Artist »