Santa Monica Art Studios, says that’s how it used to be.
“The subject of motherhood was taboo in the art world in the 70’s,” she says. “Women artists were advised not to disclose their motherhood status for it might interfere with their ability to progress in the art world.”
(Anyone struggling with the question of how to balance motherhood with artistic expression will appreciate this documentary on a similar theme that crossed my desk last year, titled “Who Does She Think She Is?”)
A documentary that mirrors the themes of the show is in the works. Watch the trailer: