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Tate Britain Hangs a Diverse Display of Women Artists Out of Its Permanent Collection

LONDON — My friend, who works as an art teacher at a London school, recently decided to dedicate one of her classes to playing a game of Artists’ Top Trumps. Each card depicted a modern or contemporary artist, but out of the 32 cards in the pack, only four were women. She decided to set her pupils the task of creating a women artist’s trump card as homework. What she got in the next class was … Frida Kahlo.
Dozens of her. Card after card of Frida. While Kahlo is fabulous, there are other women artists out there who could also be on the face of a playing card.

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https://hyperallergic.com/502290/tate-britain-hangs-a-diverse-display- of-women-artists-out-of-its-permanent-collection/

2019-06-18T21:34:07+00:00