18 Female Artists Give Advice to Women Starting Out in Art World

It’s no secret that the extraordinarily competitive contemporary art world can be an especially tough place for female artists to navigate. The gap in gender equality ranges from the not-so-subtle dominance of male artists at gallery and museum shows to the outright misogyny of an artist like Georg Baselitz, who has openly stated, “it’s a fact that very few of them succeed,” when referring to female artists.