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Frieze Masters 7

Born in Kandy, Minnette de Silva was the first female Asian female architect to be registered with RIBA

‘Her oeuvre was a radical departure and fiery negation of the masculine art-making that was prominent in the 1970s’

Featuruing Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro, ‘Womanhouse’ marks the 30th anniversary of the museum dedicated to women artists

‘Eichwald often reveals her journey through her direct, yet humorous and heady titles’

‘I remember being hit by the odour of smoke and the soft, hazy light bathing the enormous space of the abandoned factory’

‘Green’s installation doesn’t exist to serve as evidence of well-established narratives’

A recent exhibition in Paris rightly affirms the artist as a central figure in arguably the first gender-equal Western art movement

‘Fragments of improvized poetry came together and devoured one another’

‘She has such authority in her tangled daubs and streaks’

Mary Cassatt, In the Lodge, 1878, oil on canvas, 81 x 66 cm. Courtesy: Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and Musée Jacquemart-André, Paris

The myriad achievements of women artists, writers, curators, patrons and art historians

‘I love the sense of compulsion and joy present in this painting’

 Child’s dress, Greenland, mid-14th century, wool. Courtesy: Nationalmuseet, Copenhagen

‘The fact that it was most likely made with recycled fabric touches me immensely’