Louise Bourgeois at work, New York, 2009, by Dimitris Yeros. With artists, there's no such thing as retirement. The way life should be!

Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010)

Louise Bourgeois at work, New York, 2009 - Photo by Dimitris Yeros.

Louise Bourgeois by Helmut Newton

Louise Bourgeois photographed by Bruce Weber for a Helmut Lang campaign. Lang said he didn’t care if she wore any of his clothing but he made this little crown for her and gave it to Bruce Weber to see if she might want to wear it.

I never dressed up for any man -Katherine Hepburn  via

The gorgeous Katharine Hepburn styling the classic white shirt look superbly. A no nonsense woman I've always admired!

10 Female Abstract Expressionists You Should Know. Joan Mitchell

10 Female Abstract Expressionists You Should Know

“Although there is no specific place, nature is more ‘really’ present than in most representational paintings. The details, shaped like brushstrokes, …

Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois working on Sleep II (Dream II) Italy, 1967 - she looks so happy.

Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois with 'Maman,' Brooklyn (photo © Jean-François Jaussaud / Art: © The Easton Foundation)


Joan Crawford in a late photo by the legendary Hollywood photographer Hurrell. He was the first portrait photographer to erase freckles etc. Joan Crawford had a lot of freckles. He made everyone flawless. I am intrigued by her nails.