Event HD16

Sophia Bennett and Aïcha Mehrez

The Bigger Picture: Women who changed the art world

Venue: Hay Festival Foundation Stage

Join author Sophia Bennett and Aïcha Mehrez, a Curator of Contemporary British Art, Tate Gallery, for a discussion on what it means to be a woman working in the arts today and a celebration of some of the world’s most renowned and inspirational women artists. From the pioneers who paved the way to contemporary artists working today, find out how artists including Lubaina Himid, Yayoi Kusama and Cindy Sherman have broken boundaries, fought to have their voices heard and changed the way we look at art. Chaired by Claire Armitstead, Associate Culture Editor, The Guardian.

Price: £8.00