This informative illustrated hardback book invites young readers to discover the creative practices of female artists who, over their careers, broke boundaries and exceeded expectations. Each page reveals their struggles and successes, demystifying the art world, building confidence and inspiring a new generation.
As well as biographical entries on over thirty artists, this book contains unique interviews with living artists including Rachel Whiteread, Yayoi Kusama and Paula Rego. A colourful and insightful introduction to the lives of the world’s most renowned and inspirational artists.
Sophia Bennett is a writer of novels for children and young adults.
Manjit Thapp is an illustrator who lives and works in Birmingham.