Whitewashing in the Media

 Whitewashing is the practice where a director, producer, or fan takes a character who is originally of color and replaces them with a white actor or a white FC claim.  Whitewashing makes a character look more “white” or European in order to appeal to the white masses. People of a minority descent (i.e: everyone but white…

WOMEN IN ART SERIES part 4

(In no particular order) From Top Left: Marjane Satrapi — Iranian-born French Cartoonist, 2000’s. Artemisia Gentileschi — Italian Painter, 1610’s. Marlo Meekins — American Cartoonist, 2010’s. Elizabeth Catlett — American-born Mexican Sculptor, 1960’s.

WOMEN IN ART SERIES part 3

(In no particular order) From Top Left: Emily Carr — Canadian Painter, 1920’s. Yayoi Kusama — Japanese Multimedia Artist, 1960’s. Audrey Kawasaki — American Painter, 2000’s. Maria Martinez — Native American Potter, 1920’s.

WOMEN IN ART SERIES part 2

(In no particular order) From Top Left: Georgia O’Keeffe — American Painter, 1910’s. Orlan — French Performance Artist, 1990’s. Edmonia Lewis — American Sculptor, 1860’s. Judith Leyster — Dutch Painter, 1630’s.

WOMEN IN ART SERIES part 1

(In no particular order) From Top Left: Grandma Moses — American Painter, 1950’s. Laura Wheeler Waring — American Painter (Harlem Renaissance), 1920’s. Frida Kahlo — Mexican Painter, 1930’s. Marina Abramović — Serbian Performance Artist, 1970’s.