Women in the arts

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National Arts and Media Strategy Unit, Arts Council , London
Statementedited by Hilary Robinson, Alex Ankrah & Phyllida Shaw.
SeriesNational Arts and Media Strategy discussion document -- no.8
ContributionsRobinson, Hilary., Ankrah, Alex., Shaw, Phyllida., Arts Council of Great Britain. National Arts and Media Strategy Unit.
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Open LibraryOL14872270M

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Lindsey McDivitt’s superb biography of Gwen Frostic—an artist, inspiration, and pioneer for career women and the disabled—introduces children to a woman who, through persistence and confidence, lived life on her own terms. In the arts, discrimination continues to be a major issue.

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Nearly half (45%) of all professional artists are Women. This collection of new essays explores the role played by women practitioners in the arts during the period often referred to as the Belle Epoque, a turn of the century period in which the modern media (audio and film recording, broadcasting, etc.) began to become a reality.

a-n's Making a Living as an Artist report found that the mean annual pay for men in the arts is £23, and for women £19, Not only are both levels pitifully low, but they're far from equal.

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I visited the museum in June to meet with the curator, and the book was formally accepted by the museum acquisitions committee in October. Brushed Off: Women Artists and Their Fight for Recognition by Shelley Mosley *This article originally appeared in the March issue of RA News.

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