DADA anderes: Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Hannah Höch, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

DADA anders: Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Hannah Höch, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven runs until May 8, 2016 Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Selnaustrasse 25, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland. To mark the 100th anniversary of the Zurich Dada movement, the Museum Haus Konstruktiv presents the historical group show “DADA differently,” featuring works by the three main women…

Hannah Höch – A German Dadaist Artist

Video (3.55): Slide show with works by Hanna Höch. Hannah Höch (November 1, 1889 – May 31, 1978) was a German Dada artist. Music: Missy Elliott – Get Ur Freak On.

Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask

Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask, January 22 2016 – March 5, 2016 at Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street, Exeter, EX4 3LS, UK.

Louise Abbema

Book: Louise Abbema by Louise Abbema (1858-1927), illustrated with drawings by Louise Abbema. Published 1879 in Paris, France.

French Artist Louise Abbéma (1853 – 1927)

Sarah Bernhardt in 1875, painted by her lover painter Louise Abbéma. Louise Abbéma, self-portrait in 1876, 35 x 26 cm. Louise Abbéma (1853 – 1927) was a lesbian and a French painter, sculptor and designer. Related Link Louise Abbéma (1853-1927) – a slideshow with samples of her works.

Louise Abbéma (1853-1927)

Slideshow with paintings by Louise Abbéma (1853-1927). Related Links the bio of Louise Abbéma at www.glbgq.com. Art Herstory: Louise Abbéma (1853 – 1927)

Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991) – A Photographer

Penn Station, Interior, Manhattan (1936) by Berenice Abbott. Source: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott. Repository: The New York Public Library. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs. Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991) Berenice Abbott was a lesbian before this was acceptable. She was…

Aasta Hansteen (1824 – 1908)

‘Woman with rose in her hair’ (self portrait?) painted by Aasta Hansteen (December 10, 1824 – April 13, 1908), Norwegian painter and feminist – courtesy of Nasjonalgalleriet, Oslo, Norway. About Aasta Hasteen The Faculty of Theology at the University of Oslo writes ‘Hansteen was an early feminist lay theologian, painter…

Lotte Laserstein Paintings and Books

Video Slideshow (7:20) with paintings by artist and lesbian Lotte Laserstein (1898–1993), Germany/Sweden. About Lotte Laserstein She received her artistic training at the Berlin Academy being one of the first women to graduate from Berlin Art Academy in 1927. In 1937 Lotte Laserstein, who was Jewish, moved to Sweden. She…

From an Etnographic Museum by Hannah Höch

Lecture about Hannah Höch by Alexandra Foradas recorded at The 20th Annual Spring Symposium of Williams College, 2015. Alexandra Foradas talks about ‘From an etnographic museum’, a series of 18 photomontages made in the period 1924-1931 by German artist Hannah Höch (1889 – 1978). About Hannah Höch Wikipedia writes about…

Los Angeles: KillJoy’s Kastle: A Lesbian Feminist Haunted House

Press release by Allyson Mitchell Photo couresy of Allyson Mitchell KillJoy’s Kastle: A Lesbian Feminist Haunted House October 16-30, 2015 Plummer Park, West Hollywood Long Hall 1200 North Vista Street West Hollywood, CA 90046 OPENING Friday, October 16, 2015, 5:30-9:30pm CONTINUES from 6:30-9:30pm Saturday and Sunday, October 17 & 18;…

Eileen Gray (1878-1976)

Kathleen Eileen Moray Gray (August 9, 1878 – October 31, 1976) was an Irish furniture designer and architect and a pioneer of the Modern Movement in architecture.

Photo Book: Collecting Light by Ruth Bernhard

Collecting Light: The Photographs of Ruth Bernhard Edited by James Alinder. Carmel, Calif.: Friends of Photography, 1979 Ruth Bernhard (October 14, 1905 – December 18, 2006) was a German-born American photographer. The photographer died at the age of 101, was very talented. A lesbian and photographer in twenties and thirties…

Barbara Hammer – Lesbian Whale: Early Drawings and Paintings

Untitled 1, 1969. Courtesy of Barbara Hammer and Company Gallery. Barbara Hammer Lesbian Whale: Early Drawings and Paintings September 13 – October 11, 2015 Opening Reception: September 13, 6-8 pm Company Gallery 88 Eldridge Street, 5th Floor, New York, New York 10002, USA Barbara Hammer’s Lesbian Whale: Early Drawings and…

Agnes Martin at Tate Modern

The Art Channel AKA independent art critiques and Londoners Grace Adam and Joshua White bring you a film of the Agnes Martin exhibition at Tate Modern including analysis of several major works. Agnes Martin (1912 – 2004) was an American expressionist painter who retreated from New York City to a…

Vancouver: Queer Arts Festival

QAF Trigger 2015 banner with a work of art by Persimmon Blackbridge Last Chance to See QAF’s Visual Arts Exhibition Queer Arts Festival in Vancouver runs through August 7. The festival’s visual arts exhibition Trigger: Drawing the Line in 2015 celebrates the 25th anniversary of a landmark work of queer…