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Creators : artists, designers, craftswomen —Covington, Karen.

Brief biographies of women who became known as various kinds of artists, collectors, and artisans.

Heroic women of the art world : risking it all for art —Pool, Eugene H. (Eugene Hillhouse), 1874-1949, author.

Publisher Annotation: Other than a scattered few, women have not often been portrayed among the world's great artists, especially in books for young readers. This book begins to correct the omission, with in-depth portra...

50 contemporary women artists : [groundbreaking contemporary art from 1960 to now]

This one-of-a-kind compendium features a selection of women artists and architects who have made groundbreaking contributions to contemporary art. Profiling an international cross-section of artists, '50 Contemporary Wom...

Women, art, and society —Chadwick, Whitney.

Challenges assumptions in seeing 'great' women artists, like Artemisia Gentileschi, as exceptions who 'transcended' their sex in producing major works of art. While acknowledging the many women whose contributions to vis...

Everybody knows... Elizabeth Murray

"Everybody Knows... Elizabeth Murray is an intimate portrait of the groundbreaking artist Elizabeth Murray. This film explores the relationship between Murray's family life and career, and reconsiders her place in contem...

Women, art, and power : and other essays —Nochlin, Linda.

"Women, Art, and Power--seven landmark essays on women artists and women in art history--brings together the work of almost twenty years of scholarship and speculation."

The American dream? a journey on Route 66 discovering dinosaur statues, muffler men, and the perfect breakfast burrito —Khor, Shing Yin, author.
Graphic Novel
2019
Availability: 1 of 1

"An illustrated comic travelogue about an American immigrant driving alone through all that's left of "The Mother Road," Route 66"-- Provided by publisher.

Girl artists —Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author.

"Who were history's most creative artists? Who was voted 'Best Visionary?' In the History's Yearbook series, readers will learn about the amazing and diverse women in history. In Girl Artists, readers will discover and r...

Women's Art Work : More than 30 Female Artists Who Changed the World. —Bennett, Sophia, author.
EBook
2020

Discover the work of female artists who have made their mark on the art world. Women's Art Work introduces readers to the lives and work of the world's most renowned artists. With a foreword from Tate's first female dire...

Katey the life and loves of Dickens's artist daughter —Hawksley, Lucinda.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2012

Katey Dickens was a nineteenth-century artist and socialite, and the beautiful daughter of Charles Dickens. In this biography, Lucinda Hawksley, herself Dickens's great-great-great-granddaughter, recreates the life of an...

Broad strokes 15 women who made art and made history, in that order —Quinn, Bridget, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2017
Availability: 1 of 1

Historically, major women artists have been excluded from the mainstream art canon. Aligned with the resurgence of feminism in pop culture, "Broad strokes" offers an entertaining corrective to that omission. Art historia...

Pre-Raphaelite girl gang : fifty makers, shakers and heartbreakers from the Victorian era —Walker, Kirsty Stonell, author.

Telling the stories of fifty women--duchesses to laundresses--who were involved with the Pre-Raphaelites, this book brings together stunning illustrations and little known stories to rewrite the history of an artistic mo...

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