Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA

The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, USA

by Lee Escobedo New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 03/22/2018 – 07/22/2018

As US American men were funneled into the European theatre during WWII to breathe their last breathes, the sounds of drums rolled through the homes and factories back home. It was a calling by a country for its women to fill roles once excluded to them by society. Churning at a brutally slow pace for

Exhibition view. The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction, at Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 2018. Image courtesy of Ogden Museum of Southern Art. The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction en Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Nueva Orleans, EUA  Mientras los hombres estadounidenses eran canalizados al teatro europeo durante la Segunda