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Gerda Wegener (15 March 1886 – 28 July 1940)

Gerda Wegener (15 March 1886 – 28 July 1940)

Gerda Wegener is a name that may currently be more recognisable than it has ever been in the years following her death. Thanks to the release of the motion picture The Danish Girl, a fictionalised, semi-biographical account of the journey made by Gerda and her husband... Read More
Victoria Selbach on Defining Female Beauty

Victoria Selbach on Defining Female Beauty

The power to show real women, honest, present, complex and complete. Individuals, radiant in their own right. Not stripped of their personhood, or manipulated for a fantasy or metaphor. I like to think the power of lifting the veil from individuals helps to challenge …

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Marina Abramović (30 November 1946 – )

Marina Abramović (30 November 1946 – )

“I started realizing I could use any material I want, fire, water, and the body. The moment when I started using the body, it was such an enormous satisfaction that I had and that I can communicate with the public that I could never do anything else. I could never go... Read More
Marina Abramovic on Performance Art

Marina Abramovic on Performance Art

Marina Abramovic on Performance Art   “I test the limits of myself in order to transform myself, but I also take the energy from the audience and transform it. It goes back to them in a different way. This is why people in the audience often cry or become... Read More