Miriam Schapiro dies aged 91

On 20 June 2015, painter, sculptor, and printmaker Miriam Schapiro, one of the leaders of the feminist art movement in the 1970s, passed away at the age of 91, following a long illness. Born in Toronto, Canada, Schapiro received a BA, MA, and MFA from the State University of Iowa, moving to...

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Combo arouses indignation

On 13 June 2015, the street artist known as Combo realised a controversial design on a wall in Paris that has not gone unnoticed due to its political nature. The work comprises a representation of the French heroine Joan of Arc, a symbol of Christian virtue who fought for her faith and...

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