Study of Contemporary Art PracticesPerspectives In Art Education ARE-6933 ~ Summer 2019
"Women are always saying, 'We can do anything that men can do.' But men should be saying, 'We can do anything that women can do." - Gloria Steinem
Women Abstract Expressionists No Longer in the Shadows of Men
In my personal passion for abstract expressionism and love for the work of Lee Krasner, I have curated a list of other female abstract expressionist artists, like Krasner, who created their work in the shadows of famous artists, in some cases, male artists. The women I have highlighted are just a few examples of artists whose works were marginalized or overlooked as men creating similar work were being prominently shown and regarded.