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Reminiscence Of Being A Woman: Csilla Klenyanszki Visual Study Of Female Identity In Traditional Society
'The reminiscence of being a woman is a visual study of (self-)objectification and (self-)identity ... It's a personal research about the role of women in a traditional society. It investigates the evolution of objectification, while using domestic chores for its visualization. It vanishes the line ...  More
Oct. 12, 2017
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Play With Me: Grace Banks Documents How Artists Use Dolls To Explore Politics And Gender Issues
In Play With Me: Dolls, Women and Art, journalist Grace Banks explores the work of 40 artists who are united by their shared use of doll-like forms to explore and subvert the representation of women in visual culture.  ...  More
Oct. 9, 2017
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Adidas Campaign Featuring Swedish Model Arvida Bystrom With Hairy Legs
Adidas has recently launched its advertising campaign 'Superstar' which focuses around authenticity and features the 'icons of tomorrow'. And among them was Arvida Bystrom, a Swedish artist, model and photographer, known for advocating against stereotypes and being a big activist of the 'no-shave' ...  More
Oct. 6, 2017
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Michelle Tanguay Large-scale Portraits Of Females Enjoying Candy As A Metaphor For Power And Independence
Michelle Tanguay is an artist currently working in Detroit who paints large-scale portraits of females enjoying lollipops, as a metaphor for power and independence.  ...  More
Oct. 1, 2017
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Brian Viveros Stunning Yet Barbarous Warrior Women Embody Vulnerability, Beauty, And Power
Internationally celebrated artist Brian M. Viveros has an unmistakably arresting hand. His highly detailed paintings of defiant doe-eyed beauties summon a raw poetic of intractability. Beautiful and yet barbarous, they draw from the power of the feminine and its reconciliation of vulnerability, ...  More
Sep. 23, 2017
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Juno Calypso’s One-woman Road Trip To A Honeymoon Hotel
London-based photographer Juno Calypsos: 'In 2011, after two decades of taking pictures of myself in private, I began a series of self-portraits disguised as a fictional character named Joyce. Without knowing how to explain what I was doing at the time, I used my grandmothers' houses or rented ...  More
Sep. 14, 2017
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Sois Belle: Annelie Vandendael’s Smart And Hilarious Parody Of Fashion Photography
Annelie Vandendael was born in Belgium (1987) and grew up in the South of France. After college she came back to Belgium to study at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (Kask) in Ghent where she got a master degree in Photography. Image-making has always been a passion of her. After finishing her ...  More
Aug. 29, 2017
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Jane Stockdale Inspiring Photos On Women Soccer In The Netherlands
Jane Stockdale is a documentary and lifestyle photographer from Scotland currently based in London. Known for her incredibly powerful photographs, her images are packed with emotions, energy and stories. Above all, Jane loves people, which is why her photographs are able to touch the viewer on an ...  More
Jul. 21, 2017
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Jen Bartel Ladies Wearing Cool Clothes And Ready To Kick Your Butt
Jen Bartel is an illustrator and comic artist based in Minneapolis best known in comics for her work on Jem and the Holograms, but her artwork has also been featured in a number of illustration magazines and special gallery shows around the country.  ...  More
Jul. 1, 2017
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In The 1950s Women Were Wearing Bullet Bras In Everyday Life
A Bullet Bra is a full-support bra with cups in the shape of a paraboloid with its axis perpendicular to the breast. The bullet bra usually features concentric circles or spirals of decorative stitching centered on the nipples.  ...  More
Jun. 29, 2017
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Harding Meyer Striking Large-scale Oil Portraits Seem To Be Staring Into Your Eyes
Harding Meyer is a contemporary Brazilian artist known for his large-scale photorealist paintings executed with prominent brushstrokes and palette knife scrapings.  ...  More
Jun. 24, 2017
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Locker Room Talk: Samantha Lichtenstein Powerful Photo Series On Everyday Sexist Harassment
A photo series by a photography student sheds light on harassment and feminism in an unconventional way: with fruit and tattoos. Samantha Lichtenstein's series, 'Locker Room Talk' pairs fruit tattooed with real messages of harassment alongside women's bodies in an effort to bring attention to the ...  More
Jun. 20, 2017
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Jeff Langevin Portraits Of Women Empowered With Natural Forces
Jeff Langevin is a freelance artist and designer with a BFA in Graphic Design currently living in Oregon. His work includes emotional, figural paintings which explore the relationship between humans and nature, artistic interpretations and graphic works inspired by popular culture, and a wide ...  More
May. 22, 2017
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Sally Nixon Illustrates What Girls Do When No One Is Watching
Women live in a world in which their appearance is constantly evaluated. Unless they are utterly alone, they rarely have the privilege of not having their physical presentation judged. In Sally Nixon's illustrations, women don't know that we can see them. They're not posing, smiling, or doing ...  More
Mar. 27, 2017
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Nadia Lee Cohen Satirical How-to Guide To Indulgence For Women
British photographer and filmmaker Nadia Lee Cohen points a satirical lens at feminine beauty ideals in her stylishly disturbing short, a how-to on what it takes to be beautiful, soundtracked by French rockers La Femme. The London-based director explains the inspiration behind the irresistible ...  More
Mar. 9, 2017
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RE-WESTERN: Felice House’s Feminist Paintings Of Female Cowboys
Felice House is an accomplished figurative painter who strives, through her portraits of women, to provide a counterpoint to the passive representations found in art historical tradition. Her subjects are beautiful and observable, but they are not consumable. The Re-Western series offers a feminist ...  More
Feb. 28, 2017
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Juliette Clovis Ceramic Sculptures Turn Women Into Hybrid Beings
Juliette Clovis is a multidisciplinary french contemporary artist. Her plastic work is organized around 3 big topics that are the links between human and nature, the opposition between life and death and the dialogue between tradition and modernity. For years, Juliette Clovis worked on female ...  More
Feb. 24, 2017
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Surreal Flashback: Women Being Spanked In Vintage Comic Books
Yeoman Lowbrow, one of the contributors on the Flashbak website, published back in June 2016 an incredible and almost surreal post about women being spanked in vintage comic books: 'I'm back with another spanking post - and this one I kind of found interesting. Spanking in comics is actually a ...  More
Feb. 7, 2017
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Killer Look: Tom Le French Combines Makeup And Dangerous Weapons
A French art director who's currently based out of London, Tom le French is well known for his award-winning promotional work that he did for Beats by Dr. Dre back in 2014. For another project, he made a series of conceptual wine bottles, which imagined major brands and even Daft Punk as their own ...  More
Feb. 6, 2017