Women Artists

Academic Art

Constance Marie Charpentier – The Great Forgotten

Who was she? Constance Marie Charpentier (1767 - 1849) was a French painter. You have never heard of her? That's nothing weird, she is one of plenty...

Zuzanna Stańska 5 June 2017

Artist

Watch Georgia O’Keeffe Talking About Her Life

Georgia O'Keeffe was an American artist, best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. O'Keeffe...

Zuzanna Stańska 22 May 2017

Art Forms

Cindy Sherman vs Old Masters

Time for a little quiz for all those who consider themselves the experts in Old Masters! We will show you photographs made by Cindy Sherman, a...

Magda Michalska 8 May 2017

Art Forms

Looking For Fashion Inspiration? Check Out Frida Kahlo’s Clothing

Frida Kahlo, long after her death in 1954 is still perceived as an icon. Frida's strong character can be seen not only in her intriguing paintings,...

Zuzanna Stańska 1 May 2017

Art Forms

Anna Atkins: Photography And The Botanist

Anna Atkins turned to photography not because she loved this medium - but because it was useful to her. Atkins was a botanist, who developed an...

Zuzanna Stańska 12 April 2017

Dorothea Tanning- A Woman For Whom Max Ernst Left His Wife

They fell in love while playing chess. After they had met at a party, Max Ernst passed by her studio to consider her works for his wife's newly...

Magda Michalska 10 March 2017

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Women’s Day Message To All Women!

Happy International Women's Day! I hope you are celebrating today with all women present in your lives: girlfriends, mothers, sisters, aunties,...

Magda Michalska 8 March 2017

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Six Female Artists of the Hudson River School

The Hudson River School, a movement in American landscape painting, was America's first independent artistic tradition. It was very popular in...

Alexandra Kiely 4 March 2017

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Meet Rita Kernn-Larsen, The Surrealist

When you hear Surrealism, you probably think Dalí, Magritte, Ernst... But can you think of any female artists...? Today you'll meet one of them,...

Magda Michalska 2 March 2017

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Elsie Driggs And Her Battle For Large Forms

It’s hard to imagine that a female artist could be advised to leave her work unsigned to avoid prejudicing the gallery owner, but for women artists...

Wendy Gray 31 January 2017

Artist

Pegeen Vail Guggenheim: A Never Understood Daughter

You must have heard of the family Guggenheim, wealthy merchants who with time became the prominent art collectors and patrons of modern art. You...

Magda Michalska 18 January 2017

Artist

Gabriele Munter, Breakfast of Birds – Painting Of The Week

Gabriele Munter (1877-1962) was a German Expressionist painter born in Berlin and most known for her landscapes and use of color. She developed a...

Heidi Werber 15 January 2017