SLWA Recommends: Helen Cammock on Artemisia Gentileschi

BOW DOWN: WOMEN IN ART

Turner-Prize-shortlisted artist and winner of the 2018 Max Mara Prize for Women – Helen Cammock on the 17th century Baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi.

Other episodes include the critic and memoirist Juliet Jacques on the surrealist photographer and resistance worker Claude Cahun; artist Liliane Lijn on the surrealist painter Stella Sneed; cinema theorist Laura Mulvey on the radical filmmaker Chantal Akerman; Tate curator Natalia Sidlina on the avant-garde artist and designer Natalia Goncharova; and Hayward curator Zoe Whitley on Kathleen Collins, the first African-American woman to write and direct a feature film. Extraordinary women, all of whom made – and continue to make – the world a more interesting place. Bow down!

Programmed by Jennifer Higgie

Jennifer Higgie is editor-at-large of frieze, based in London, UK. She is the host of frieze’s first podcast, Bow Down: Women in Art History. Her book The Mirror and the Palette is forthcoming from Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
South London Women Artists

Critically acclaimed group of women artists working or living in South London and exhibiting across the UK and internationally.

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