This week we’re talking about a group of supremely awesome and unapologetic artists who take risks, question art world practices, and also happen to be women — we’re calling them Fierce Women of Art. These are truly inspirational artists who make a wide range of work, and today we’re going to single out and celebrate five of them: the Guerrilla Girls, Corita Kent, Lynda Benglis, Xiao Lu, and Kara Walker.
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