feminist art

Natural Beauty

I love art/videos/messages like this. This one happens to be really similar to the work of an artist I met recently, Jessica Lagunas. In “Para besarte mejor,” “Para acariciarte mejor,” and “Para verte mejor,” Lagunas puts on lipstick, nailpolish, and mascara respectively for an hour. The end result is an horrific-looking satire of beauty standards. […]

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Billowing Beauty

From On-Verge: Next to a GNC, a Duane Reade, and a busy New York hotel, a colorful wonderland inhales and exhales in a storefront window Mid-town.  The “wonderland” is Anne Ferrer’s latest installation, Billowing Beauty, on view at The LAB, a midtown art gallery that specializes in “outrospectives.” The Paris-based artist works in fabric and […]

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Art x Women and the Affordable Art Fair

New post up at On-Verge about the Art x Women series at the Affordable Art Fair this year: Nine galleries  collaborated to host the first-ever section dedicated to work by women artists at an art fair. Though the feminist art movement rose to prominence during the cultural revolution of the 1970s, many hurdles continue to […]

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