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Leonor Fini

Modern Women – Women Artists at The Museum of Modern Art

The landmark publication ‘Modern Women: Women Artists at The Museum of Modern Art’, in which the museum now openly discusses gender issues, and how instrumental women have been in advancing the arts to where they are today, is the greatest piece of art news, which I have heard in 2010.

Hall of Fame: Leonor Fini

A video is about opening of Leonor Fini retrospective exhibit at The Bunkamura Museum in Tokyo, Japan in 2005. Paintings on loan from Weinstein Gallery in San Francisco are highlighted. Leonor Fini (1908-1996) born in Buenos Aires, grew up in Italy and lived and worked as a surrealist painter in Paris since app. 1932 until her death in 1996.