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I am an art historian, curator, and broadcaster and I run @thegreatwomenartists, an Instagram account that has celebrated women artists on a daily basis since 2015. I am the author of The Story of Art without Men, write a fortnightly column for the Guardian, and I host The Great Women Artists Podcast. Find out more here.

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