Female Artists

People are always saying that female artists have been and are underrepresented. I wasn’t so sure, so I went on a quest to find some. I found a lot, but I didn’t really recognize a lot of their names. So, I’ve compiled an ongoing list of my discoveries.



Artemisia Gentileschi

Mary Beale

Élisabeth Sophie Chéron

Maria Theresa van Thielen





Lavinia Fontana

Fede Galizia


Mary Cassatt

Berthe Morrisot


Eva Gonzalès

Marie Bracquemond


Abstract Expressionists

Lee Krasner

Joan Mitchell

Helen Frankenthaler

Elaine de Kooning

Michael West

Alma Thomas

Jay DeFeo

Sonia Gechtoff

Irish Artists

Sarah Cecelia Harrison

Sarah Pursor

Letitia Bushe



Frida Khalo



Georgia O’ Keefe