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Living Amidst Adversity

Calling from her home in Manila, Hannah tells Hundred Heroines’ Enez Nathié about her pathway into photography and how she has found her voice as a storyteller...

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Off The Record

Featuring heroines Carrie Mae Weems and Lorna Simpson, the new exhibition takes a critical look at how records can confirm, contest, or hide the truth...

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Art For The Ladylike

Hundred Heroines reviews Art For The Ladylike: An Autobiography through Other Lives. In Art For The Ladylike (2021), Whitney Otto merges biography and memoir to generate a poetic and contemplative account of the women artists who have...

NADIE, DICCIONARIO DE BOLSILLO ESPAÑOL-INGLÉS series © Mari Mahr. Courtesy of the artist and Boécho Gallery

Words, Words, Words

Whimsical, tender, elegant; it is difficult to summarise the work of the extraordinary photographer and Contemporary Heroine Mari Mahr in a few words...

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Lou Landauer

German photographer Lou Landauer, who was active during the 1930s - 1950s, is recognised today for her photograms of botanical subjects....

Pause Film Fetival


We have had the honour of a weekly online film festival, curated Heroine Lisl Ponger, for the past 52 weeks but for now we are hitting pause...

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An Inexplicable Cord

Heroine Anita Khemka discusses her work with the hijra community in India, her 17 year relationship with muse Laxmi, and her artistic process...

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Surmise & Surpass

Lola Flash, who uses photography to challenge stereotypical representations of gender, sexuality, and race within her series Surmise and [Sur]passing...

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