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Creativity

British Artist Sarah Maple Gets In-Your-Face Political With New Exhibit ‘Thoughts & Prayers’

British Artist Sarah Maple Gets In-Your-Face Political With New Exhibit ‘Thoughts & Prayers’

In the current era we live in, it’s ALWAYS a good time to get political, and with the rise of Trumpism and right-wing extremism in the United States as well […]

Creativity

Artist Michele Pred’s New Solo Exhibition ‘Vote Feminist’ Is A Call To Resist Ahead Of Mid-Terms

Artist Michele Pred’s New Solo Exhibition ‘Vote Feminist’ Is A Call To Resist Ahead Of Mid-Terms

There’s a lot to pay attention to right now amidst our political turmoil. With elections constantly happening, laws being introduced, protested against and passed, you’d be forgiven for feeling #resistance […]

Politics

Musician JØUR Reflects On Politics, The American Dream & Using Her Voice As A Form Of Resistance

Musician JØUR Reflects On Politics, The American Dream & Using Her Voice As A Form Of Resistance

By JØUR “What if I can’t wake up from this American Dream?” I feel like I’m pinching myself a lot lately. A lot the last 2 years. No, this is […]

Contributors, Entertainment

The World’s Leading Female DJ On Making It Big In The Electronic Music “Boy’s Club”

The World’s Leading Female DJ On Making It Big In The Electronic Music “Boy’s Club”

By Charissa Saverio, aka DJ Rap I have been in the music business since I was 14 and am still touring, DJ-ing producing music on my labels and kicking ass […]

Contributors

Bow Down – Why Lzzy Hale Is The Ultimate Queen Of Rock We Need Right Now

Bow Down – Why Lzzy Hale Is The Ultimate Queen Of Rock We Need Right Now

By Chelsy Ranard Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve been a rocker. My dad listened to a slew of ‘80s rock like Def Leppard, Ozzy, and Heart, and […]

Boys We Like

Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

You’d think in 2018 the idea of stereotyped gender roles would be a thing of the past. While we have certainly progressed as a society in numerous ways, when you […]

Girl on a Mission

Badass Artist Julie Van Grol Releases Workbook For Girls Featuring 100+ Trailblazing Women

Badass Artist Julie Van Grol Releases Workbook For Girls Featuring 100+ Trailblazing Women

In 2016 we profiled a really cool art series created by illustrator Julie Van Grol, titled ‘100 Days of Badass Babes‘. Each day on Instagram over the course of a […]

Creativity

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

Pakistani Illustrator Channels Her Passion For Social Change & Storytelling Through Art

We say it often and we’ll say it again: art is one of the most powerful forms of resistance today, and always has been throughout history. It has a way […]

Entertainment

Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Hip Hop and rap has long been dominated by male voices and male-driven artistry. But there have always been women grinding and hustling to get the same level of respect […]

Creativity

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Artist Ingrid V. Wells Explores Absurd Pressures Women Are Forced To Conform To In New Exhibit

Ever since the election of Donald Trump, we have seen numerous people across America rise up, get activated and take a concerted stand against the bigotry, hatred and fear he […]

Contributors

Singer/Songwriter Sonali Talks About Battling Lyme Disease & Rediscovering Her Love For Music

Singer/Songwriter Sonali Talks About Battling Lyme Disease & Rediscovering Her Love For Music

By Sonali I’ve wanted to be an artist for as long as I can remember. Every single move I made from the time I was a little girl, including signing […]

Celebrities

Shania Twain On Feminism, Being A Trailblazer & Pushing The Boundaries In Music

Shania Twain On Feminism, Being A Trailblazer & Pushing The Boundaries In Music

Before Taylor Swift crossed over from country to pop successfully, there was Shania Twain who essentially forged the path for her. We all remember Shania for giving us some of […]

Body Image

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

We are all about body positive messages and we’re also always on the lookout for artists and creators who use their talent to share messages of empowerment. We came across […]

Boys We Like, Creativity

British-Ghanaian Artist Paints Murals Of Everyday, Inspirational Black Women Around London

British-Ghanaian Artist Paints Murals Of Everyday, Inspirational Black Women Around London

We’re ALL about the increased representation of women of color and minorities, especially in the most visible public spaces. We’re living in an exciting time in history where digital and […]

Contributors

Indian Artist Dipti KulKarni Writes Poem About Domestic Violence, Giving Voice To Survivors

Indian Artist Dipti KulKarni Writes Poem About Domestic Violence, Giving Voice To Survivors

By Dipti Kulkarni Gender-discrimination, in general, has been going on for ages. Education has brought awareness amongst women. Now she is struggling for her rightful place in the society. I […]