In The Press: Editorial The Sydney Morning Herald

“In the history of art, or more pointedly the history of the industry of art, those who rose to the top were men. They ran the art schools, they won the patrons, they were feted and exhibited, and through success came money and more lucrative commissions. Women were invisible….” The Sydney Morning Herald’s Editorial regarding The Countess Report 2019.

The Sydney Morning Herald Editorial: Art’s gender imbalance affects way we see the world. Read the article.

Read more

What’s it like for a young woman artist trying to make her way in the artworld of today? Bella Chidlow is a recent art school graduate interning with the SHEILA Foundation. Here

“The Australian slang term ‘sheila’, a derogatory term for a woman, is a relic of another, more sexist time. But, like other contested words, it has been reclaimed and reappr