Charlotte Perriand was the creative force behind some of Le Corbusier’s best-known designs. Her story sheds light on the gender pay gap that follows us today.
Tag: art history
From Niccolò Tribolo to Mary Cassatt, these are some ways breasts and breastfeeding have been pictured in western art.
Women have long changed the course of art history. From Rembrandt to Duchamp, these are the artists who made their name by painting female nudes.
The little black dress may be a popular concept but there’s more to it than most people know.
Female monsters have always had a place in popular culture. Yassana Croizat-Glazer examines how they’ve captured our imagination over time.
Art historian Yassana Croizat-Glazer reflects on four favorite works in celebration of the Met’s reopening.
Art historian Yassana Croizat-Glazer examines the role of dress and gender in art.
Art historian Yassana Croizat-Glazer shares insights into the relationship between food and art in the work of female artists.
Yassana Croizat-Glazer shares a historical perspective on the power of hair and why lockdown haircuts have become a source of angst.
Art historian Yassana Croizat-Glazer shares insights on the power of women’s touch throughout history.
Former MET curator Yassana Croizat-Glazer on her practice as an art advisor and her perspective on the current art market.
Art historian Yassana Croizat-Glazer sheds some light on the historical context of epidemics like COVID-19.
Denigrated by the Nazis, lauded by black intellectuals, embraced by the apartheid-era government, and fitting in everywhere and nowhere, the essence of the noted South African artist is hard to distill—and she’d probably like it that way.
In recent history, a growing acknowledgement of gender disparity in the workplace has led to more conversations about women’s initiatives and an increased focus on mentorship programs.