6 July 2021

Judy Chicago Unleashes Her New Autobiography – Edward Lucie-Smith

The dust-jacket of this handsome new book proclaims that ‘Judy Chicago is America’s most dynamic living artist’.

10 November 2020


Judy Chicago Launches Smoke Sculpture Her First Virtual Artwork

Judy Chicago along with Light Art Space (LAS) is launching the first virtual artwork by this acclaimed American artist.

1 December 2019

Judy Chicago: Baltic Gateshead – Edward Lucie-Smith

As the calendar moves ever closer to the pre-Christmas election that will in all likelihood bring about Brexit, exhibition scheduling grows ever more bizarre. A good example is an outstanding exhibition devoted to the career of Judy Chicago that has recently opened its doors at the Baltic Art Gallery in Gateshead.

20 August 2018

Women Need More Recognition For Their Contribution To Visual Arts – Edward Lucie-Smith

Nobody, I think, could be keener than I am to see women obtain more recognition for their creative contribution to the visual arts.

19 February 2018

New York Now: Art Exhibitions Winter 2018 – Ilka Scobie

New Museum 2018 Triennial: Songs For Sabotage until May 27

3 June 2017


Sgt Pepper Reimagined At 50 Liverpool Creates A Festival To Remember

Sgt Pepper At 50 is the 50th anniversary of the original album by The Beatles and through this festival has become a newly ‘re-imagined album’ of artworks, theater, music and dance pieces.

30 March 2016


Judy Chicago Unveils New Exhibition At Musée d’art Contemporain de Bordeaux

A new exhibition of  work by the Feminist artist Judy Chicago titled, Why Not Judy Chicago? in France provides an overview of more than 50 years of production by this pioneer. Looking at the close relationship between her work as an artist, an art educator and a writer, the exhibition proposes a holistic approach to her career as much […]

9 July 2015


Judy Chicago: Star Cunts & Other Attractions New London Exhibition Announced

The American Feminist artist Judy Chicago will open an exhibition of historic works at Riflemaker on 14 September. Star Cunts & other attractions will include suites of paintings and sculptures from the beginning of Chicago’s career as well as from her significant body of multidisciplinary art. The exhibition features the eponymous STAR CUNTS series (1969), a set of prismacolour and pastels on paper, […]

21 July 2014


Judy Chicago: A Feminist Icon Celebrates Her 75th Birthday

Happy Birthday to the groundbreaking feminist artist Judy Chicago who celebrates her 75th birthday today. 18 months ago Judy was in London for her show at the Ben Uri Gallery. The show featured women artists, Louise Bourgeois, Helen Chadwick and Tracey Emin, creating a fertile dialogue with Judy’s oeuvre. The exhibition reintroduced Judy’s work to […]

2 August 2013


Judy Chicago Exhibition Announced For Frieze Masters In October

The American Feminist artist, writer and activist Judy Chicago will have a prestigious solo exhibition at Frieze Masters in London in October. Chicago’s visit follows on from last year’s retrospective exhibition at Riflemaker, her first in the UK for twenty-five years. Chicago is a pioneering force who came to prominence in the late 1960s and […]

12 April 2013


The Feminist Art Explosion: A Global Phenomenon Born In 1970

Ilka Scobie looks back on a vibrant period of art history and social change – Artlyst Exclusive Notorious for street crime, a crumbling urban infrastructure, abandoned buildings, and homeless people, New York City, my hometown, was fertile ground for social and creative resolution. 1970 was the year that the Ad Hoc Women’s Artist committee challenged […]

20 August 2012


Judy Chicago Returns To London With Two Autumn Exhibitions

Judy Chicago returns to London after an absents of  23 years with two major new exhibitions. Chicago is a well known figure from the 1970’s who made an impact with her installation “The Dinner Party” a multi medium piece which used feminist imagery to form a massive ceremonial banquet, arranged on a triangular table with […]