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painting

This Artist Channels Hopper and Katz in Her Images of Everyday Women

A soft color palette and an appreciation for art legends contribute to Prudence Flint’s aesthetic.
Diana Shi
7.1.17
painting

Hyperrealistic Water Nudes Swim for Female Empowerment

We sat down with American painter Reisha Perlmutter to talk about her new series of paintings.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.15.17
50 states of art

Female Inmates Bare Their Souls for Emotional Portraits in KY

Photographer Ashley Stinson set out to shoot women working in male-dominated industries. She ended up at a prison.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.7.17
Art

[NSFW] 60 Contemporary Artists Made Works to Honor Inspiring Women

10% of exhibition proceeds will go to the She Should Run organization, the nonprofit supporting women to run for public office.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.5.17
painting

Hauntingly Beautiful Ophelia Paintings Seduce You From Beneath the Water’s Surface

Kari-Lise Alexander’s immaculately-painted ladies succumb to their watery fate.
Diana Shi
3.26.17
digital art

Yes, These Botanical Collages Look Like They Are Delightfully ‘Womanspreading’

Pristinely stacked floral collages by Tel Aviv artist, Ayala Tal, encourage love and respect for all genders.
Diana Shi
3.11.17
Illustration

Women Frolic Free and Fairly Nude in These Saturated Illustrations

Oriane Safré-Proust's blue and red illustrations depict ladies celebrating their sexuality in various states of undress.
Diana Shi
2.25.17
Art

80 Female Artists Rally Against Trump's Sexist, Discriminatory Rhetoric

'Uprise/Angry Women' pretty much sums up our feelings on the most recent election cycle.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.12.17
Art

Illustrator Explores Femininity Through Modern Cave Paintings

Louise Reimer has dreamt up a ‘feminist paradise,' populated by Shelley Duvall and embellished motorcycle jackets.
Cailey Rizzo
12.31.16
Art

Puerto Rico’s Superman is a Super-Woman from Brooklyn

'La Borinqueña' is a climate-defending, genre-defying superhero.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.30.16
Art

Haunting Acrylic and Pigment Paintings Depict a Lonely World of Dreams

The Japanese painter finds a balance between the serene and the sinister in her surreal portrait.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.14.16
Art

Meet Fatebe, Our Body-Positive Art Obsession | Monday Insta Illustrator

You won't be able to unsee Ebecho Muslimova's surreal take on women's everyday problems.
Beckett Mufson
9.19.16