Women Artists

Throughout history, there have been many women artists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female artists such as Leslie Stefanson, Artemisia Gentileschi, Maya Lin, Barbara Kruger, Barbara Hepworth.The women artists featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

 1 Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 6, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Mexican
Died: July 13, 1954

Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo, was known for her many portraits and self-portraits. Her work is said to have been inspired by the nature, artifacts and popular culture of Mexico. Her work was not much known until the late 1970s, when it was rediscovered by art historians and political activists. By early 1990s, she became a recognized figure in art history.

 2 Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: January 10, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: British
Died: May 20, 1975
English sculptor Barbara Hepworth, CBE and DBE, was a prominent figure in Modern Art. A Royal College of Art alumna, she used bronze, marble, and wood to create masterpieces such as Single Form and Family of Man, which adorn various venues. She died in a fire at her studio.

 3 Cynthia Lennon

Cynthia Lennon
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Famous As: Film maker
Birthdate: September 10, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British
Died: April 1, 2015

 4 Dusty Springfield

Dusty Springfield
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Famous As: Singer, Artist, Cleric
Birthdate: April 16, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: British
Died: March 2, 1999

 5 PJ Harvey

PJ Harvey
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Composer, Artist, Singer, Guitarist
Birthdate: October 9, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

 6 Leslie Stefanson

Leslie Stefanson
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Famous As: Actress, Model, Artist, Sculptor
Birthdate: May 10, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 7 Devon Aoki

Devon Aoki
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Famous As: Actor, Film actor, Model, Artist
Birthdate: August 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
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 8 Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 15, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: March 6, 1986

 9 Artemisia Gentileschi

Artemisia Gentileschi
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 8, 1593
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Italian
Died: 1656 AD

 10 Susan Mikula

Susan Mikula
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Famous As: Photographer, Rachel Maddow’s Partner
Birthdate: 1958 AD
Nationality: American

 11 Fairuz

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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Artist
Birthdate: November 20, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Lebanese

 12 Miranda July

Miranda July
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 13 Kristin Nelson

Kristin Nelson
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Famous As: Actor, Artist, Television actor
Birthdate: June 25, 1945
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 14 Cherie Currie

Cherie Currie
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Wood carver, Musician, Songwriter, Artist, Film producer, Television actor
Birthdate: November 30, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 15 Edie Sedgwick

Edie Sedgwick
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: April 20, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: November 16, 1971

 16 Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama
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Famous As: Contemporary Artist
Birthdate: March 22, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Japanese

 17 Poh Ling Yeow

Poh Ling Yeow
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Famous As: painter
Birthdate: 1973 AD
Nationality: Australian

 18 Kari Byron

Kari Byron
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Famous As: Television presenter, Artist
Birthdate: December 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 19 Anita Pallenberg

Anita Pallenberg
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 6, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: German, Italian
Died: June 13, 2017

 20 Heather McCartney

Heather McCartney
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 21 Heather Hunter

Heather Hunter
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 22 Jemima Kirke

Jemima Kirke
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: April 26, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British

 23 Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin
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Famous As: Artist, Painter
Birthdate: July 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: British

 24 Margaret Keane

Margaret Keane
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: September 15, 1927
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 25 Rumiko Takahashi

Rumiko Takahashi
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Famous As: Japanese manga artist
Birthdate: October 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Japanese

 26 Sylvia Kristel

Sylvia Kristel
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Famous As: Singer, Film actor, Film director, Actor, Model, Painter, Adult Film Star, Autobiographer, Biographer
Birthdate: September 28, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Dutch
Died: October 17, 2012

 27 Alice Liddell

Alice Liddell
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: May 4, 1852
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Died: November 16, 1934

 28 Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: August 9, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Finnish
Died: June 27, 2001

 29 Traudl Junge

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Famous As: Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer
Birthdate: March 16, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: German
Died: February 10, 2002

 30 Maya Lin

Maya Lin
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Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: October 5, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 31 Justine Frischmann

Justine Frischmann
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 16, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: British

 32 Allisyn Ashley Arm

Allisyn Ashley Arm
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 25, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 33 Cindy Sherman

Cindy Sherman
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Famous As: Photographer, Film director
Birthdate: January 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 34 Amanda Lear

Amanda Lear
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Famous As: Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer
Birthdate: November 18, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: French

 35 Sandra Knight

Sandra Knight
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 1, 1940
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 36 Françoise Gilot

Françoise Gilot
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Famous As: Painter, Choreographer, Model
Birthdate: November 26, 1921
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: French, American

 37 Ayesha Omer

Ayesha Omer
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 12, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Pakistani

 38 Mary Cassatt

Mary Cassatt
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: May 22, 1844
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: June 14, 1926

 39 Bobbi Brown

Bobbi Brown
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Famous As: Make-up artist, Businessperson
Birthdate: April 14, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 40 Marie Tussaud

Marie Tussaud
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: December 1, 1761
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Swiss, French
Died: April 16, 1850

 41 Frieda Hughes

Frieda Hughes
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Famous As: Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer
Birthdate: April 1, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: British

 42 Maggi Hambling

Maggi Hambling
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 23, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

 43 Paloma Picasso

Paloma Picasso
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Choreographer, Painter, Jewellery designer, Designer, Socialite
Birthdate: April 19, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Spanish, French

 44 Dora Maar

Dora Maar
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Famous As: Photographer, Artist, Painter, Poet, Choreographer, Sculptor, Model
Birthdate: November 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: French
Died: July 16, 1997

 45 Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier
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Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: February 1, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: April 21, 2009

 46 Barbara Kruger

Barbara Kruger
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Famous As: Conceptual Artist
Birthdate: January 26, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 47 Suze Rotolo

Suze Rotolo
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Famous As: Author, Artist, Visual artist, Painter, Writer
Birthdate: November 20, 1943
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: February 25, 2011

 48 Diva Zappa

Diva Zappa
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 49 Shirley Ardell Mason

Shirley Ardell Mason
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: January 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: February 26, 1998

 50 Diane di Prima

Diane di Prima
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: August 6, 1934
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American