Outside The Lines

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Angelica Kauffmann

November 30, 2017

Why Have So Many Female Artists Been Left Out of Art History?

Art history textbooks are nearly void of female artists. Is this because female artists were rarities in the past? Not hardly. Just as there is a large number of women artists in the here and now, there was probably a huge amount in the there and then. The question is “why are women artists getting left out of art history?” It’s critical that we find the answer to this quandary. Without it, history may repeat itself as it relates to women in the arts. www.segmation.com

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April 12, 2017

Art Museums/Organizations/Resources That Celebrate Women

The media often portrays women in a negative light: weak or dominating, over-sexualized or frigid. However, art is a medium that is known to celebrate women not just for their physiques, but for their souls and accomplishments. Here are a few examples of art museums/organizations/resources who have made it their mission to uplift women in a world that so often oppresses them

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October 25, 2016

Becoming Faith Ringgold: Her Quilts Tell Stories

Faith Ringgold has made an art out of telling her life story through art. She is proving that one person’s story can change the world.

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May 12, 2015

Can Certain Colors Attract the Opposite Sex?

The impact that color has upon sexual attraction is a subject of interest for scientists and laypeople alike. However, while color’s bearing upon attraction is a topic worthy of study, it doesn’t take a scientist to figure out that wearing certain colors can increase one’s sexual attractiveness.

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September 11, 2014

What Does Your Car’s Color Say About You?

Can you believe that men are more likely to search for red, orange, black, white, green and gray cars while woman opt for silver, brown, gold, beige, blue and yellow vehicles?

Men and Women Prefer Different Color Cars

According to the search and compare car website, these trends were exposed after studying search inquiries over a 12 month timespan. The site reports “hundreds of thousands of consumers” consult iSeeCars.com for information about new and used cars, but did not include the exact number of men and women who participated in this study.

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November 2, 2010

Undiscovered Treasures of the Louvre

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=louvre&iid=5123820″ src=”http://view2.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/5123820/france-paris-musee-louvre/france-paris-musee-louvre.jpg?size=500&imageId=5123820″ width=”380″ height=”251″ /] Over 8 million visitors flock to the Louvre each year, making this Parisian art repository the most visited museum in the world....

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