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Exploring The Mythology Of The Female California Artist

HuffingtonPost.com | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.16.2014 | Arts

California, like New York, is a space rife with myth. Both sites, in contrast to most other U.S. states, aren't places to be from, they're places to g...

Masked Performance Artist Goes Topless For Feminism (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts

Women are currently persecuted for baring their breasts in public in New York. On a global level, women who bare their chests often face more severe d...

7 Feminist Artists Who Prove Bad Girls Still Rule The Art World

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.18.2014 | Arts

In 1994, Marcia Tucker and Marcia Tanner independently organized two exhibitions dubbed "Bad Girls" and "Bad Girls West." The exhibitions, located at ...

Meet The Feminist Artist Who Refused To Define Herself As Such

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.28.2014 | Arts

Upon hearing the name Meret Oppenheim, a striking image often comes to mind. A teacup, spoon and saucer, covered in a tawny fuzz, the beautiful collis...

If Yoko's Retrospective Doesn't Make You Cry, We Don't Know What Will

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.20.2014 | Arts

"Whisper your name to the wind. Ask the wind to take it to the end of the world." This is the advice of Yoko Ono, the 81-year-old conceptual artist wh...

One Of New York's Greatest Artists Explores The Natural Wonders Of Her City

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.14.2014 | Arts

Somewhere between the natural and spiritual realms, the gritty bustle of New York City and the enchanting natural wonders waiting on its fringes, you'...

15 Artists We're Eternally Grateful For This International Women's Day

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.08.2014 | Arts

It's International Women's Day and here at Huff Post Arts & Culture we're expressing endless gratitude for the dazzling female artists who've inspired...

One Of The First Prominent Female Illustrators Tells Her Story

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.26.2013 | Arts

Barbara Nessim's images begin with a line, and in their finality capture something at once elegant and wild, feminine and androgynous, precise and rem...

Happy Birthday, Judy Chicago!

Posted 07.20.2013 | Arts

In honor of Judy Chicago's 74th birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the...

Celebrating Female Artists

Posted 05.23.2013 | Arts

In honor of its 50th anniversary, Germany's Bonner Kunstverein is looking back on its rich history, or rather HERstory. The new exhibition will tr...

Fearless Female Artists Find A Home

Posted 05.09.2013 | Arts

We love few things in this world more than supporting creative women -- speaking of, have you checked out our Female Artist page lately? So our heart...

GUESS WHO?

Posted 03.13.2013 | 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...

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...

GUESS WHO?

Posted 03.04.2013 | 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...

Judy Chicago: The King Of Hearts

Posted 03.01.2013 | 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...

Narcissism Gone Wild

Posted 12.23.2012 | Arts

Part Cindy Sherman, part Pinocchio, performance artist Narcissister turns self-love into a radical artistic act. A performance artist trained at t...

'Ideas Are Often Stubborn As Shy Animals'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.13.2012 | Arts

Kiki Smith is an artist who has remained in the shadows of the greater public eye since the 1980s; she's been able to occupy both the center and perip...

No Men Are Allowed At Marina Abramovic's Upcoming Art Event

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Marina Abramovic is not a feminist. She has said this to interviewers on several occasions. Nonetheless, the performance artist, most famous for the 7...

Happy Birthday Judy Chicago!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of feminist art pioneer, Judy Chicago. As an artist, Chicago has sought to master an array of artisan skills, pursuing needlewor...

What Do Women Artists Think of Women's History Month?

Kelly Darke | Posted 06.02.2012 | Detroit
Kelly Darke

We need to acknowledge that women artists have made an impact in the art world and paved the way for newer generations because of their high quality work, not just because they are women.

Why Is This Woman Hurling Into Men?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.21.2012 | Arts

Artist Lilly McElroy throws herself at men. The 32-year-old Angeleno has crossed the country photographing herself doing just that, for a photo se...