Female Artists

This Is What Frozen's Elsa Would Look Like As A Black Woman

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An 18-year-old from São Paulo, Brazil has posted incredible drawings on Tumblr of Disney princesses reimagined as black and hispanic women. Julia,...

These Feminist Cartoons Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jacky Fleming has been drawing cartoons for over 30 years, and her work is still as relevant as ever. She was inspired to create the first of her f...

'I Make Paintings For Ants'

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

South African artist Lorraine Loots set herself a challenge: 365 miniature paintings in 365 days. People could book a day and make a suggestion for wh...

Le Prince Miiaou: The Rising Star of French Rock Comes to London

Liza Bel | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Liza Bel

The English translation of écorché vif doesn't do justice to this French expression: "tourmented soul" is too lyrical and romantic. Un écorché vif is somebody who voluntary butchers his own soul. It's brutal. It's like putting the ingredients of your soul through a food processor, set on "shred." This is how, in France, they describe Le Prince Miiaou, the rising star of French rock music.

These Tiny Eyelid Paintings Are Mindblowing

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most women tend to use a touch of mascara and a flash of eyeliner to make our eyes stand out - but one lady takes eye make-up to a whole new level. ...

Back to Reality - How to Find Creative Work After Having a Baby

Lou Mensah | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lou Mensah

It may or may not be true that we become our parents, but I want to be careful of the example I set. These choices are more far-reaching than my own sense of satisfaction. I want my daughter to see me as someone who provides, and someone who is available for her.

Nine "Lady Blogs" That You Should be Reading - but Probably Aren't (Yet)

Laura Jane Williams | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Jane Williams

When it comes to kicking ass and taking names, its female bloggers who have it nailed. We excel at building online platforms that bloom into communities that help us to be better: sassier, more focused, kinder, healthier. From fashion to attitude, self-marketing to self-love, here are my top 9 lady blogs that I think you should be reading, but probably aren't, yet.

Sluts, Sweet Fannies and Giving the Boys an Eyeful

Lana Citron | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lana Citron

My mind is a soup of feminist thoughts what with the present renaissance. Finally, feminism is no longer a dirty word and those rabid ugly women with penis envy no longer front the various movements. Vive la revolution.

10 Albums Every Woman Should Own

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Grab your hairbrushes, girls! In light of Dave Berry's list of The 10 Albums Every Man Should Own, here's a list of classic albums for the ladies: ...

Five Female Artists on the Hang-Up Art Radar

Ben J. Cotton | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ben J. Cotton

The art world scene is often very male-dominated, especially the urban arts, therefore we have decided to balance it all by reviewing the works of five female artists, who, working in diverse media and style, are massively influential and constantly push the boundaries of the art form.

Women In the Music Business: Mind the Gender Gap

Lara Baker | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Baker

I have numerous female friends working in the music industry; bright, hard-working, late-20s women who are passionate about their jobs. In almost all cases they are finding themselves languishing in the same role year after year, passed over for promotions and pay rises, with their bosses blaming 'the economy'.

Living Dolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

As the reach of plastic surgery stretches, HuffPost UK Lifestyle are hearing more stories from across the globe that challenge our notion of what it m...

The History of Inspiration

Ana Tzarev | Posted 06.04.2013 | Home
Ana Tzarev

Inspiration is an eternal mystery, the fountain that overflows to send rivulets of ingenuity directly into the minds of the receptive. It is as though an arrow of fire is shot from an invisible bow, cutting through darkness to bring brilliance to its target.

Is This The Strangest Body Art On The Internet?

Posted 23.12.2012 | Home

We've heard of the art of makeup, but somehow we doubt this is what Maybelline and co had in mind... Japanese body artist and student Choo-San, who...

The Strangest Body Artist On The Internet Is Back

Posted 23.12.2012 | Home

We've heard of the art of makeup, but somehow we doubt this is what Maybelline and co had in mind... Japanese body artist and student Choo-San, who...

Summaiya Jillani: A New Voice in Pakistani Art

Ben Mirza | Posted 07.12.2012 | Home
Ben Mirza

Summaiya, a Karachi based artist, has taken the world by storm. Her paintings are exciting visions of colour and surprise, with a foundation that lies in pure Pop Art eccentricity.

Surreal Body Art

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 28.08.2012 | Home

For those of us without so much as a tiny star on our wrist or a tribal marking on our shoulder, there’s something fascinating about people who turn...

Cora Pearl: Bringing One Of The World's Most Famous Courtesans Back To The Grosvenor Hotel

Katie Hickman | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Hickman

We no longer view Cora Pearl as a figure to be feared and shunned, to be hidden away from 'respectable' society. What we see instead are her intelligence and wit, her enormous sense of style, her independence of mind. She is, paradoxically, a strikingly modern figure: a woman who had the courage to be completely and wholly herself.