The female artists taking Instagram by storm
There is a huge array of London exhibitions celebrating female talent in the arts. From Dorothea Tanning at Tate Modern to Diane Arbus at the Barbican, women have never been so well represented in London exhibitions, big and small.
But there is a new generation, in this digital age, who utilise social media to promote, develop and even create their work. Here are some of the most beautiful, fun and scrollable Instagram accounts currently gracing the internet.
Agata Oleksiak, known as Olek, weaves a complex network of feminist statements, cultural iconoclasm and political critique together – all through the medium of crochet. Crocheting everything from pianos to billboards, the artist demands a reconsideration of this traditional craft.