Check out these female artists, now in their 70s, 80s, and 90s that we should have known about a looong time ago. Behold their artistic works.
Starting from the top row, going left to right
Carmen Herrera: The 99 year old is known for her abstract geometric style
Agnes Denes: At 83 years, Denes is known for her works which integrate philosophy, math, science, and map projections.
Dorothea Rockburne: After getting her start in mathematics, Rockburne discovered a unique expression on geometric abstraction.
Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian: Iranian artist mixes Persian geometric with Abstract Expressionism
Lorraine O’Grady: The rock critic turned artist
Etel Adnan: The artist with small, but powerful abstract works
Joan Semmel: An artist of figuration, beautifully capturing human nudity
Rosalyn Drexler: Known for her brightly colored, cartoon/film-noir paintings
Judith Bernstein: Best known for her in-you-face approach to gender politics
Faith Ringgold: An artist of “story quilts”
Michelle Stuart: A earth artist who creates land-art based work