All posts tagged "female artists"
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...
Six Female Artists of the Hudson River SchoolMarch 4, 2017
The Hudson River School, a movement in American landscape painting, was America’s first independent artistic tradition. It was very...
- Few Comments On Courbet’s Origin of the World
- Made for Reflection: Yayoi Kusama’s Narcissus Garden
- The Dreaming Youths: A Children’s Book That Parents Would Hide From Their Kids
- 11 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo Da Vinci
- A Glimpse of Maritime Life in the Past in 7 Artworks
- Painting of the Week: Mary Cassatt, Little Girl in a Blue Armchair
- Rembrandt’s Light—Dulwich Picture Gallery
- 10 Most Scandalous Nudes in Art (NSFW)
- An Art Advent Calendar of Nativities
- 4 Artists Who Suffered Mental Illness (And How It Affected Their Art)