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A Feminist Critique of Caravaggio

I recently visited the Borghese Gallery in Rome where there’s a collection of quite famous Caravaggio paintings. It was really the first time I realised that something about his works makes me a little uncomfortable. 1,222 more words

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Not Your Fetish

If you haven’t heard about the ‘Asian Fetish’, a great example of so called ‘benevolent racism’ and micro-aggressions, there are many articles and resources written… 13 more words

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Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana | A R T L▼R K

Originally posted on A R T L▼R K.

On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independently and outside a royal court or convent. 196 more words

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Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana

 On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independently and outside a royal court or convent. 808 more words

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To Be Vulnerable

To know that you are seen and loved as you are and to perceive someone else in all of their vulnerability and love them as they are is one of life’s most fulfilling ambitions. 322 more words

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