Women Artists

Art Nouveau

The Romantic World Of M(a)cdonald’s Art (No Burgers Included)

(Sorry for this inappropriate pun in the title, I simply couldn't stop myself.) I'm not going to serve you any reheated burgers, on the contrary,...

Magda Michalska 28 November 2016

Fashion

Sonia Delaunay and Clothing: Geometry Is In Fashion

Sonia Delaunay was a busy woman. She was an officer of the French Legion of Honor, a wife of a famous painter (that's already tough) and an...

Magda Michalska 21 October 2016

Artist

Pauline Boty- The Mother Of Pop Art (And She’s Not American)

Surprise, surprise, Pop Art did not begin in the States in the sixties but in the United Kingdom, and already in 1952. Everything started with...

Magda Michalska 29 September 2016

Artist

Suzanne Valadon: The Mistress Of Montmartre

She started as a model because she didn't have money for professional painting classes. She would watch the artists for whom she worked, such as...

Magda Michalska 23 September 2016

Artist

Yoko Ono’s Performance You Can Recreate At Home

Yoko Ono is not only the wife of late John Lennon. Primarily she is an artist and performer. One of her most famous performances was Cut...

Magda Michalska 19 September 2016

Artist Stories

My name is Sofonisba And I’m Michelangelo’s Gal

And I don't mean it as a mistress, no, no, I'm a respectable girl who comes from a little poor but still a noble family of Cremona. When I travelled...

Magda Michalska 7 September 2016

Artist

More Than Fifty Shades of Grey In The Grey Life Of Romaine Brooks

WARNING: If you cannot digest sad stories about childhood, stop reading now. It won't get better in adulthood, so if you don't like such stories...

Magda Michalska 25 August 2016

Artist

Artemisia Gentileschi: The Rape Survivor And Her Revenge

Artemisia Gentileschi was one of the best Italian Baroque painters. This strong woman painted plenty of paintings of strong and suffering women from...

Zuzanna Stańska 23 August 2016

Artist

Meet Georgia O’Keeffe In Person

Have you heard of Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1? No? Well, it's the most expensive painting by a female painter ever sold at auction ($44,405,000...

Magda Michalska 13 August 2016