the female gaze

Art

this artist is using her dreamlike digital art to subvert the male gaze

Ram Han talks about sexual fantasies and feminism in South Korea.
Zio Barritaux
12.19.18
Photography

why are we still being bombarded with images of sexualized cis-women?

The founders of Skin&Blister discuss the problem with standard representations of women in popular culture.
8.3.17
Film

the parallel lives of zosia mamet

As Girls comes to a close and Zosia Mamet prepares to play the ultimate New Yorker Patti Smith in the new Mapplethorpe biopic, we meet the actress to discuss the intersection between Horses and Hollywood.
Rory Satran
9.28.16
Photography

this photographer captures teen girls from the perspective of the obsessed boys in ‘the virgin suicides’

Maxime Imbert’s photographs are as mysterious and beguiling as your favorite Sofia Coppola film.
Zio Baritaux
9.13.16
Think Pieces

why snapchat is the techno-social expression of the female gaze

Is an ephemeral platform known for silly selfies and kawaii filters capable of helping women reclaim their powers of expression?
Mattie Kahn
8.26.16
Photography

why young photographer jessica lehrman finds community in hip-hop

Jessica Lehrman may have become a chronicler of hip-hop by accident, but her spontaneous and raw photographs feel far from accidental.
Emily McDermott
8.25.16
News

the female gaze: how cindy sherman and nan goldin portray men

A group show in New York considers the intersections of art, gender, and sexuality in the works of some of the world's most influential female artists.
Emily Manning
6.23.16