10 Badass Emerging Female Artists You Should Know

January 22, 2015 3:11 PM

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10 Badass Emerging Female Artists You Should Know

We call it a good day when we learn about one new female artist toying with art and gender in radical new ways. Thanks to Judith Charles Gallery's exhibition "Immediate Female," we're ogling the nuanced and gutsy works of no less than 10. The lady-centric exhibition thrives off the energy of this particular moment of feminist momentum that will never be the same again. The artists on view, varying in medium, style and perspective (though all are based in New York), tackle the challenge of making art as a woman today with a diverse array of techniques and flavors.

Dana Sherwood's ink and watercolored "Making Sausage" resembles a 1950s greeting card gone haywire. A domestic Cinderella type dutifully ties her sausage casings into place, though the unwieldy intestines and splattered blood seem more like the stuff of a horror movie still than a Good Housekeeping ...

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