Pictured Above: ‘Our Little Person’ by Kit King
While 51% of visual artists in present day identify as women, only 28% of museum solo exhibitions actually spotlight them. This alarming data is the driving force behind ArtLeadHER’s upcoming all-women’s group exhibit.
On May 5th, ArtLeadHER and the Joseph Gross Gallery join forces to bring forth it’s first exhibition of its kind. Participating artists include: Swoon, Kit King, Karmimadeebora McMillan, Laurel DeWitt, Alison Mosshart, Lala Abaddon, Sandra Chevrier, Monica Canilao, Diana C. Munoz, Ingrid Baars, Lacy Barry, Meredith Marsone, Kristin Farr, Angie Crabtree and Anne Faith Nichols.
Though we live in a generation where women leaders are on a steady rise, there are still challenges that are marked by living in a patriarchal society. Looking at the ratio of men to women representation in the arts for example, highlights quite a jarring disproportion of artist depiction. While 51% of visual artists in present day identify as women, only 28% of museum solo exhibitions actually spotlight them…