A feminist, Florine Stettheimer understood the provocative nature of basing her compositions on the rarely seen female point of view as well as the significance of her choice to create an overtly feminine style.
Barbara J. Bloemink is the Director of Fine Arts for Legion Group. Formerly she served as director and curator of five Art Museums including the Smithsonian’s National Design Museum, Kemper Museum and the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum. She has organized over seventy international exhibitions of art and design, published numerous books and publications on modernist and contemporary art, lectured, and taught internationally. Bloemink received a Ph.D. in 20th Century art from Yale University, M.A.s from Yale and the Institute of Fine Arts, and her B.A. from Stanford University.