Street Art is still a boys’ club ? Absolutely not ! There are loads of talented street artists around the world who are women … and the aliases they use don’t always speak to their gender.
Here’s 20 female artists with incredible talent who are breaking the stereotype!
Christina Angelina, Vinie Graffiti, Julia Volchkova, Faith 47, Jamin Aka Hera – from Herakut duo, Alice Pasquini, Miss Van, Swoon, Zabou, Liliwenn, Ju Violeta, Panmela Castro, Amara Por Dios, Natalia Rak, B Toy, Alice Mizrachi, Shamsia Hassani, Magrela, Bambi, Indigo.
Christina Angelina is an internationally renowned artist who was born, raised and is now based in Venice, California.
Vinie Graffiti: is a French street artist based in Montreuil / Paris
Julia Volchkova: Born in Nizhnevartovsk in Siberia (Russia) in 1987
Faith 47: is an internationally acclaimed street artist who is living in Cape Town, South Africa
Jamin Aka Hera – from Herakut duo: Jasmin Siddiqui is a German street artist born in Frankfurt.
Alice Pasquini: is an Italian street artist born in Roma.
Miss Van: is a French street artist born in 1973 in Toulouse
Swoon is a contemporary American street artist best known for her illustrative portraiture.
Zabou is a French street artist and graphic designer based in London.
Liliwenn is French street artist based in Brittany – France
Ju Violeta is a Brazilian female street artist
Panmela Castro born 26 June 1981, also known as Anarkia Boladona, is a Brazilian artist who utilizes graffiti as a platform to raise awareness on women’s rights
Amara por Dios Born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1988, she Lives and works in London/Stockholm
Btoy is a stencil artist from Barcelona.
Natalia Rak is a Poland based street artist born in 1986.
Alice Mizrachi is a New York based interdisciplinary artist and educator working in the mediums of painting, murals and installation.
Shamsia Hassani is an artist born in 1988, Teheran, Iran and living Kabul.
Magrela Brazilian street artist from Sao Paulo
Bambi: a woman street artist they dubbed “the female Banksy.”
Indigo is a visual artist, writer and dancer currently bouncing between Vancouver and Cape Town.
All photos by courtesy of the artists