Resources

More and more resources (made by artists themselves, curators, experts, historians, art collectors, etc.) are released years after years to promote the amazing work of women in art! In that section, we will regularly publish resources that we believe contribute to supporting Women In Art.

BOOKS | PODCASTS | VIDEOS


Books to dive into



Podcasts to listen to


THE GREAT WOMEN ARTISTS
Created off the back of @thegreatwomenartists Instagram, this podcast is all about celebrating women artists from a variety of backgrounds and histories.

Presented by art historian and curator, Katy Hessel, each episode will interview artists on their career, or curators, writers, or general art lovers, on the female artist who means the most to them.

All episodes here.

BOW DOWN: WOMEN IN ART
Bow Down is a podcast about significant women artists from the past, hosted by Jennifer Higgie, editor at large at Frieze. For each 20-minute episode, Jennifer invites an artist, writer, historian or curator to nominate an artist to whom we should all … well, bow down.

All episodes here.


Videos/documentaries to watch


THE STORY OF WOMEN AND ART BY AMANDA VICKERY

A fascinating art history documentary about some key female artists that have been nearly forgotten by Art History. Amanda Vickery takes us on a journey in the history of Art to discover the life of past brilliant female artists. Amanda meets with art & history experts all along the documentary for us to better grasp what it took to be recognized as a female artist in the last centuries.
Watch Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3
Below is the first episode for you to watch.



Artwork credits: Rachel Whiteread, Untitled (Paperbacks), 1997, Copyright © Rachel Whiteread