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#5WomenArtists: Five Portraits by Five Women Artists

Three hand-colored photographs of women

When asked if I could name five women artists, my immediate reaction was, “of course I can name five women artists,” and the long list began rolling in my mind. When asked to write a blog about five women artists my thought was, “but which five should I highlight?” I tossed around several ideas: women and the hand-made object; queer women; five women our collection would be incomplete without, or even five women our collection lacks! I kept coming back to five portraits. Each one with a story to tell, drawing me in.
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