TimeOut | Eddy Frankel:
If you ever feel like women get every opportunity that men get, just have a look at the art exhibitions taking place in London this autumn. That’s what I’ve been doing this week, and let me tell ya, it’s a serious sausage fest.
There are a lot of dudes – I mean a LOT – and the near total lack of female artists is absolutely fucking shocking. Forgive the swearing, but Jesus H. Christ on a lady’s step-through bike: at the major museums and galleries, there are only two shows dedicated to work by female artists between September and November. TWO! And – irony of fucking ironies – one of them is by the Guerrilla Girls, a feminist art collective, and it’s a show at the Whitechapel looking at (Gasp! Shock!) how shit museums are at showing art by women and non-western artists (that’s another rant in itself)… Read more
Image: Andrew Hinderaker, Guerrilla Girls