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Photography

12 Women Photographers Who Changed the World

Quick, how many women photographers can you name? From fashion photography to photojournalism in times of war, women photographers have covered it ...

Ruxi Rusu 19 August 2021

Literature

10 Art Books for Your Summer Holidays in 2021

Summer is finally here, and if you are looking for some summer reading to accompany you while you laze by the pool of your villa or soak up the sun ...

Charlotte Stace 7 August 2021

Fashion

Heels Were Never Just For Women: Men in Heels

What do the Persians, Louis XIV, and Johnny Cash have in common? Their heeled footwear. Quite appropriate as heeled shoes were originated, and worn, ...

Lauren Kraut 30 June 2021

Pop art

Pride Month: Andy Warhol’s Ladies and Gentlemen

The club “The Gilded Grape”, situated in the no man’s land of Eighth Avenue and West 45th Street in New York City, was a hub of drag ...

Magda Michalska 27 June 2021

Special Occasion And News

The Most Beautiful Rainbows in Paintings for the Pride Month

June was chosen as the Month of Pride to commemorate riots in the neighborhood of Greenwich Village, Manhattan, NYC, which were a response to a ...

Magda Michalska 26 June 2021

20th century

The Most Painted Woman in the World Was Lesbian: Suzy Solidor

Born in 1900, Suzanne Louise Marie Marion, known as Suzy Solidor, was a French artist who sang and acted in movies, but over time she became most ...

Pola Otterstein 5 June 2021

Artist Stories

Lili Elbe – The First Transgender Female Artist

Lili Elbe – born Einar Wegener – was a Danish landscape painter of the early 20th century who later in life became a transgender woman. She was ...

Pola Otterstein 4 June 2021

Erotica

Lesbianism in Art? Warning: Erotic Scenes in Abundance

Ever wondered about the presence of homosexuality in art? Today we’ll travel a bit in time to see how art has treated the subject of ...

Magda Michalska 3 June 2021

Artist Stories

David Wojnarowicz: Love and Rage in the Time of Cholera

Sex, spirituality, love, and loss – for artist, writer, and activist David Wojnarowicz these were the main subjects of the art he created from the ...

Zuzanna Stańska 2 June 2021

Erotica

Celebrating the Male Body in Renaissance Florence

The adoration of the male body was an inspiration for many artists and there is no medium better suited to presenting the full beauty and complexity ...

Joanna Kaszubowska 21 April 2021

Love Story

The Nude Love of Ida Rubinstein and Romaine Brooks

Being a bisexual woman at the beginning of the 20th century was difficult. They were looked down on, they were scorned and discussed behind their ...

Magda Michalska 11 February 2021

Love Story

Gilbert & George – Art and Love at First Sight

One day two young students, Gilbert Prousch and George Passmore, met at Central Saint Martins College of Art in London in 1967. It was love at first ...

Magda Michalska 10 February 2021