The Gender Binary - Heather Cassils Dazed Digital http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/22646/1/the-artists-subverting-the-gender-binary?utm_source=Link&utm_medium=Link&utm_campaign=RSSFeed&utm_term=the-artists-subverting-the-gender-binary&utm_reader=feedly
Born a man and maintaining the pronoun he, Tsang styles himself androgynously, purposely existing somewhere between straightforward, rote notions of masculinity and femininity. In fact, the half-Chinese, half-Swedish-American artist calls himself a "terrible drag performer," and it was in a similar vein that Tsang's weekly happening sought to capture some of that gender ambiguity.
This is Lady Pink, one of the only female graffiti artists active in the ’80s. Jenny Holzer, famous for her feminist postmodern “Truisms,” designed this shirt and Lady Pink wore it around NYC. (h/t www.yum-and-yuk.blogspot.com/)
Guerrilla Girls are an anonymous group of female artists and feminists devoted to fighting sexism and racism within the art world internationally. The group formed in New York City in 1985 with the mission of bringing gender and racial inequality within the fine arts to light.