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Miriam Shapiro

  • When I look back on the years of excessive self-doubt, I wonder how I was able to make my paintings. In part, I managed to paint because I had a desire, as strong as the desire for food and sex, to push through, to make an image that signified.

    • Miriam Shapiro,
    • in Sara Ruddick and Pamela Daniels, eds., Working It Out ()

Miriam Shapiro, Canadian-born U.S. artist, femmagist, sculptor, printmaker

(1923)