Trivium Art HistoryThe Artists

Radical Queer ArtistsArt and the battle for identity

Ali Al Jabri

A life of parallel universes

1942-2002

Claude Cahun

“Under this mask, another mask”

1894-1954

Francis Bacon

The never-ending scream

1909-1992

Frida Kahlo

The exquisite agony of self-portraits

1907-1954

Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein)

Great painter and social icon

1895-1978

Hannah Höch

Dissecting the 'new woman' through collage

1889-1978

Leonor Fini

The brilliant bisexual cat-lady of surrealism

1907-1996

Robert Rauschenberg

Blowing up modernism

1925-2008

Romaine Brooks

Fiercely independent lesbian paints Paris in shades of gray

1874-1970

Rosa Bonheur

Love animals, wear pants, live without compromise

1822-1899

Simeon Solomon

Flamboyant, unrepentant, and fabulous

1840-1905

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