All posts tagged "female artists"
The Fabulous Sculpture and Mysterious Life of Edmonia LewisFebruary 13, 2020
Edmonia Lewis (c. 1844-1907) was quite a force of nature. She was an African-American and Native-American...
Painting of the Week: Artemisia Gentileschi, Self Portrait as Saint Catherine of AlexandriaMarch 24, 2019
Artemisia Gentileschi (1593 – c. 1656) was ‘one of the best Italian Baroque painters.’ Despite this, you...
The Surprising Career of Lavinia Fontana: Painter of Popes, Nudes, and NoblewomenNovember 23, 2018
There weren’t very many women able to become successful artists in Renaissance Europe. There were probably...
The Advancing Women Artists Foundation – Rediscovering Female Artists in FlorenceSeptember 27, 2018
The Advancing Women Artists Foundation (AWA) is a group that aims to restore female artists to the...
Dream-like Artworks: Minnie Evans’ Divine InspirationAugust 14, 2018
Folk Art, Surrealist, Visionary, Americana, call it what you will. Minnie Evans’ (1892-1987) dream-like artworks speak...
Museums And Exhibitions
Life In Motion Review: Egon Schiele And Francesca Woodman At Tate LiverpoolAugust 2, 2018
The current Life in Motion exhibition at Tate Liverpool features a dual display by two equally...
Painting of the Week
Painting of the Week: Cornelia, Mother of the Gracchi by Angelica KauffmannJune 3, 2018
Cornelia, Mother of the Gracchi by Angelica Kauffmann shows a pretty Roman woman and her three...
- The Sad Story Of Vincent Van Gogh And His Lovers
- Painting of the Week: Nicolas Maes, Young Woman Peeling Apples
- The Sound Of Colour: Music Inspired By Visual Art – A Top 10
- Brief Story of Claude Monet’s Garden in Giverny
- Paula Modersohn-Becker: The Unknown Expressionist
- My name is Sofonisba And I’m Michelangelo’s Gal
- The Erotic Drawings of Francesco Hayez [+18]
- Murder on the Canvas: How artists portray the ultimate taboo
- The Mystery of Vincent Van Gogh’s Death
- Best Vermeer’s Forger And His Fakes