The art world has always suffered from two main afflictions. It has long struggled to rid itself of an air of exclusivity; a seminal private members club which one cannot join without mixing in the right circles or being blessed with deep enough pockets. It’s also traditionally been seen as an all-boys club, ignorant or dismissive of the impact women have had throughout history. Try and name five artists off the top of your head, who do you think of? Van Gogh, Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Pollock, Turne...

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