women in art

How New York’s Postwar Female Painters Battled for Recognition

When reading this I was inspired and I felt an empathy to Claudia Roth Pierpont’s narration of Lee Krasner’s pursuit as an artist. A good read, hope you enjoy.


 
Joan Mitchell, Helen Frankenthaler, and Grace Hartigan in 1957.    Photograph by Burt Glinn / Magnum

Joan Mitchell, Helen Frankenthaler, and Grace Hartigan in 1957.

Photograph by Burt Glinn / Magnum

The women of the historic Ninth Street Show had a will of iron and an intense need for their talent to be expressed, no matter the cost. by Claudia Roth Pierpont

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