Search Results for Tag: photography
Antoin Sevruguin, the father of Iranian society photography, captured portraits of Iranian women in the early 20th century, from well-known ladies at the court to women from various tribes around the country.
Date07.02.2019 | 15:32
TagsAntoin Sevruguin, Iran, islam, korsi, Kurdish, Naser ad-Din Shah, Persian, photography, Qajari, Shia, women's rights
Well-known photographers from Helmut Newton to Guy Bourdin are among those who gained fame by portraying women as objects of desire. An exhibition in Berlin features their provocative works.
Date01.02.2019 | 11:22
Tagserotic, Guy Bourdin, Helmut Newton, photography, sex sells, sexual imagery, Vogue, women's rights, Yves Saint Laurent
“To disfigure a woman by throwing acid on her face is, to me, one the basest, crudest acts of subjugation imaginable,” said Shah Rukh Khan on Monday (January 22) at World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos.
German photographer Ann-Christine Woehrl took pictures of women who survived acid attacks – and discovered extraordinary strength. – Author: Monika Griebeler
Date23.01.2018 | 13:48
Tagsacid attack, Ann-Christine Wehrl, bangladesh, Human rights, India, law, Pakistan, photography, strength, Uganda, women's rights
For their project “Eyes As Big As Plates,” Norwegian photographer Karoline Hjorth and Finnish artist Riitta Ikonen have photographed people from ten countries, dressed in plants from where they live.
Date14.07.2017 | 9:25
Tagsbeauty, body positivity, Gönna Kettels, Karoline Hjorth, natural beauty, photography, Riitta Ikonen, women's rights
US painter Georgia O’Keeffe became an icon in her home country and one of the most expensive artists in the world. Her art, suspended between the literal and the abstract, is now on show in Vienna.
Date13.12.2016 | 15:14
TagsAmerican art, female artist, feminism, feminist, Georgia O'Keeffe, New Mexico, photography, Pop Art, women's rights
Vivian Maier is now considered one of the most important street photographers of the United States, her fame came posthumously. But since her life was very private the promotion also sparks debates in the art world.
Date24.02.2015 | 14:07