Gladys Nilsson, Rapt (detail), 2019. Acrylic and paper collage on canvas, 122 x 61 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Just ahead of her 80th birthday, an interview with  Gladys Nilsson: pioneering painter and highlight of the Chicago Tribute section

By Matthew McLean

As major exhibitions at Nasher Sculpture Center, National Gallery of Art and the Museum of Cycladic Art honour the iconoclastic sculptor, novelist Hermione Hoby reflects on her six-decade career

By Hermione Hoby

Nicole Gravier’s ‘fotoromanzi’ at Ermes-Ermes, Vienna, create an escapist melodrama that stresses the dependence of capitalism on unpaid housework by women

By Max L. Feldman

40 years on, the fight for reproductive rights, and against sexual violence, has never been more pressing

By Alice Butler

Have the feminist politics of maximalist pattern and craft now been co-opted by neoliberals?

By Eloise Hendy

In further news: staff at LA MoCA take steps to unionize; Hetain Patel wins Film London Jarman Award

By Frieze News Desk

As a five-decade survey of her work opens at Baltic in Gateshead, the legendary feminist discusses why women artists need to keep pushing for change

By Ellen Mara De Wachter

Marwa Arsanios’s latest documentary offers a powerful glimpse at the autonomous movement now being torn apart

By David Markus

From literary personas to art world fraudsters, these artists walk a fine line between rerouting their positions and breaking the law

By Izabella Scott

At Berlin’s KW Institute, Chicago Imagism, corporeal feminism and bondage scenarios

By Chloe Stead

An exhibition aims to give voice to the ‘fallen women’ at the heart of the Victorian brotherhood

By Chloë Ashby

The artist’s exhibition at Delmes & Zander, Cologne, exposes society’s fear of sexually self-determined women

By Moritz Scheper