female

olympics

Female runners with high testosterone must take hormone suppressants to compete, sports court rules

The decision marks the end of a nearly yearlong battle between South African gold medalist Caster Semenya and the International Association of Athletics Federations.
Dan Ming
5.1.19
WELL, THANK U

The Female Unibrow Is Back

Credit to the women wearing unibrows with pride, when it’s so much more acceptable to pull and pluck.
Ingrid Kesa
5.7.18
MILITARY

First female Marines join combat training battalion at Camp Pendleton

They'll be among the first women to be integrated at the platoon and squad level.
Alexa Liautaud
3.7.18
Noisey News

Keith Urban's Empowerment Song For Women Is Actually Insulting

No woman wants to be referred to in the most utilitarian manner possible ("female"), Keith.
Lauren O'Neill
11.9.17
painting

This Artist Channels Hopper and Katz in Her Images of Everyday Women

A soft color palette and an appreciation for art legends contribute to Prudence Flint’s aesthetic.
Diana Shi
7.1.17
painting

Hyperrealistic Water Nudes Swim for Female Empowerment

We sat down with American painter Reisha Perlmutter to talk about her new series of paintings.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.15.17
50 states of art

Female Inmates Bare Their Souls for Emotional Portraits in KY

Photographer Ashley Stinson set out to shoot women working in male-dominated industries. She ended up at a prison.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.7.17
50 states of art

Female Inmates Bare Their Souls for Emotional Portraits in KY

Photographer Ashley Stinson set out to shoot women working in male-dominated industries. She ended up at a prison.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.7.17
Art

[NSFW] 60 Contemporary Artists Made Works to Honor Inspiring Women

10% of exhibition proceeds will go to the She Should Run organization, the nonprofit supporting women to run for public office.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.5.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This mother and daughter are among Japan's last "ama," female fishers who free-dive for seafood

The legendary "ama," or sea-women, make their money fishing along the coasts of Japan without the help of a breathing apparatus. They are part of a tradition that stretches back thousands of years to Japan's hunter-gather origins.
VICE News
4.13.17
painting

Hauntingly Beautiful Ophelia Paintings Seduce You From Beneath the Water’s Surface

Kari-Lise Alexander’s immaculately-painted ladies succumb to their watery fate.
Diana Shi
3.26.17
digital art

Yes, These Botanical Collages Look Like They Are Delightfully ‘Womanspreading’

Pristinely stacked floral collages by Tel Aviv artist, Ayala Tal, encourage love and respect for all genders.
Diana Shi
3.11.17
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