The iconic French-Venezuelan woman died on April 30, 2016 after living with Alzheimer's.
While it skews predictably toward a New York-centric perspective, it succeeds in many ways by introducing the works of lesser-known or hitherto marginalized artists alongside canonical classics.
Marisol dug beneath the surface to engage with ideas that were political. Ignoring the vagaries of the art scene, Marisol explored her own vision and imagery undeterred by the knowledge that her direction was not always in tune with the prevailing sensibilities.
From this viewpoint, we can address the question about women artists and greatness not by comparing woman artists in this