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The Photographer Who Will Save Us From Art World Snobbery

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.14.2014 | Arts

One of the biggest complaints about the art world, from both insiders and outsiders, is its tendency to seem more than a little pretentious at times. ...

These Startling Images Will Make You Think Differently About Beauty

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 11.25.2013 | Women

We've seen what a Barbie doll would look like if modeled after the average 19-year-old woman. But when you juxtapose a doll's facial features with a r...

Art With a Dose of Philosophy From the Millennial Generation

Stacy Schneider | Posted 12.15.2013 | Arts
Stacy Schneider

Ms. Waugh conceived this project to celebrate the successes of her generation, despite its underdog status. She calls her contemporaries "innovators," who, "starting with nothing, in the middle of a recession, with limited resources," banded together to overcome and prosper.

The Costumes Women Wear When It's Not Halloween

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.14.2013 | Arts

With Halloween just around the corner, exhibitions flaunting that choice combination of camp and horror are just what the doctor mad scientist ordered...

Jarring Photo Series Will Make You Rethink Masculinity (NSFW)

Posted 10.10.2013 | Arts

"My photography concentrates on the emotional aftermath of my father's five year incarceration, and the power an artist has to control a subject's bod...

The Victorian Queen Of Contemporary Photography

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.03.2013 | Arts

Jonathon Keats called her the "Godmother Of Instagram," Walter Robinson dubbed her the "Cindy Sherman of the Victorian Era." Yes, the 19th century Bri...

This Will Make You Call Your Mother Immediately

Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

When mother-daughter duos arrange matching photo shoots, the results normally range from cheesy to cringeworthy. Ugne Henriko's black-and-white tribut...

Beauty From A Woman's POV

Posted 06.28.2013 | Arts

A collection of photographs from notable female artists is heading to auction, with proceeds benefitting the Avon Foundation for Women, an organizatio...

Transition

Anne Almasy | Posted 06.04.2013 | Arts
Anne Almasy

Hate your work; and love your work. Change your mind; and stick to your guns. Find the moment; then scrap it -- and start all over again.

Cindy Sherman Is The Joker In Our Women's History Month Deck

Posted 03.07.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Female Photographers Take Over The Museum

ARTINFO | Posted 02.03.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

If the 1920s and 30s represent the true arrival of photography as an artist medium, they also represent a crucial stage in women's freedom. Which is w...

7 Inspirational Female Photographers You May Not Know

Whitney Otto | Posted 01.12.2013 | Books
Whitney Otto

The mention of their names is sometimes met with uncertainty, even though their photographs are not. I realized that many people know the pictures, but not the names, or, in some case, the reverse.

PHOTOS: How Women Are Changing Wedding Photography

Amy Haberland | Posted 08.14.2012 | Weddings
Amy Haberland

Women photographers are leading the way with gorgeous blogs, styled shoots and Pinterest boards. They are Team Nikon and Team Canon. Wedding album manufacturers and gallery wrap houses court them.

Instagram Spotlight On Celebrity Skin

Posted 05.15.2012 | Arts

Pablo Picasso reportedly once said, "All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up." With this in mind, we are ...

Incredible Portraits Of Shelter Dogs

Posted 05.03.2012 | Arts

For the past two months, Sylvia Elzafon, a photographer based in Dallas, has been working with local animal shelters in order to create cute and compe...

Southern Surrealism

Posted 03.14.2012 | Arts

Pablo Picasso reportedly once said, "All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up." With this in mind, we are ...

Autobiographical Fantasies

Posted 03.08.2012 | Arts

What if children ran the world? Photographer Vee Speers makes images in which these imagined moments become reality. Speers, an Australian photogra...

Indonesian Amputee Becomes A Photographer

Posted 03.19.2012 | Arts

Rusidah Badawi is not your average photographer. The 44-year-old Indonesian woman is a double amputee, having lost both of her arms in a tragic accide...

PHOTOS: Nan Goldin's 'Fire Leap' In London

Posted 10.08.2011 | Arts

Photographer Nan Goldin's Fire Leap exhibition at the Sprovieri Gallery London was part of the inauguration of the new Sprovieri Gallery Space at 23 H...

Barack Obama and the American Dream

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lauri Lyons

The past four decades have been a mixture of social growing pains and progress. Even with that said, most people never believed that a Black man would become the President.

Harlem Memorializes Michael Jackson at Apollo Theater

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
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Lauri Lyons

The Apollo Theater's memorial tribute to Michael Jackson might as well have been Mardi Gras in Harlem.

Women in Hip-Hop: The B-girl Be Festival

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Lauri Lyons

When it comes to women in hip-hop, don't call it a comeback. Women have been here for years.