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Creative Women's Herstory

Creative Women's Herstory

A podcast about great women in art, design and crafts. My name is Sonia Mendes, I'm a Portuguese designer and crafter. I'll be learning and sharing with you the amazing stories of great women in creative areas such as painting, illustration, furniture and interior design, architecture and other kinds of art and crafts. From Frida Kahlo to Yayoi Kusama, Eileen Gray or Zaha Hadid, and many other female artists and designers with fascinating life stories who deserve more recognition in a male dominated world. Their struggles, the obstacles they had to overcome, and how they used their work to express themselves. Join me in this journey of discovery.

Recent Episodes

Ep. 1 - Frida Kahlo

June 2, 2022

On this first episode I'm going to talk about my favorite painter, Frida Kahlo. Frida's life was full of physical pain and emotional suffering, and she used her art to express what she was feeling. Learn more about her life'…

Trailer

Feb. 24, 2022

My name is Sonia Mendes, a Portuguese designer and crafter. I’ll be researching, and sharing with you, the life stories of female artists, designers and crafters. Women like Frida Kahlo or Yayoi Kusama, Eileen Gray or Zaha H…