A beguiling creative force, women have long been art’s favoured objects of representation. Despite the frequent expectation to behave as passive model and muse, ambitious female artists aligned with movements from the Pre-Raphaelites to Surrealism have rebelled against the male ideal, to create powerful and revolutionary work on their own terms. Turner Prize- nominated artist Tai Shani (Our Fatal Magic) and curators and art historians Catriona McAra and Carol Jacobi celebrate the rebel muses of the art world past and present with curator, art historian and founder of The Great Women Artists Katy Hessel.
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