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Upcoming - contemporary female artists

Here you will find contemporary female artists worldwide who have taken over the past year the highest percentage gain in attention in the art scene.
A score of 100 points in the year before is one condition for the selection, as well as an overall score of at least 1000 in the years since 2004.



ranking name nation lives in born born in medium total AR-points gain 2016
1 Sam Jury GB 1970 video / film 1130 391.3%
 
2 Martine Syms US Los Angeles 1988 Los Angeles New Media 2380 275%
 
3 Anna-Sophie Berger AT Vienna 1989 Vienna mixed media 1605 150.7%
 
4 Cécile B. Evans US London 1983 Cleveland New Media 3730 145%
 
5 Park McArthur US New York 1984 Raleigh, North Carolina sculpture 2627 130.3%
 
6 Toulu Hassani IR Hannover 1984 Ahwaz, Iran mixed media 1824 129.4%
 
7 Ketty La Rocca IT Florence 1938 La Spezia mixed media 1836 124.1%
 
8 Njideka Akunyili Crosby NG Los Angeles 1983 Enugu painting 3033 117.1%
 
9 Rachel Rose US New York 1986 New York video / film 3536 113%
 
10 Guan Xiao CN Beijing 1983 Chongqing sculpture 3342 106.5%
 
11 Koo Jeong A CN Seoul 1967 Seoul installation 1640 93.4%
 
12 Alisa Baremboym RU New York 1982 Moscow sculpture 1143 92.7%
 
13 Iza Tarasewicz PL Poznan 1981 Bialystok drawing/graphics 1232 90%
 
14 Marvin Gaye Chetwynd GB Glasgow 1973 London installation 2167 88.2%
 
15 Rachel Maclean GB Glasgow 1987 Edinburgh New Media 2092 87.2%
 
16 Simone Leigh US Chikago 1968 Chikago sculpture 2740 84.2%
 
17 Carmen Herrera CU New York 1915 Havana painting 2464 80.9%
 
18 Liz Magor CA Vancouver 1948 Winnipeg sculpture 2425 79.8%
 
19 Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker MA Brussels 1960 Mechelen painting 2137 75.8%
 
20 Katja Novitskova EE Amsterdam 1984 Tallinn sculpture 4613 74%
 
21 Sol Calero VE Berlin 1982 Caracas installation 2720 73.4%
 
22 Ruth Asawa US San Francisco 1926 Norwalk, CA sculpture 1259 72.7%
 
23 Charlotte Prodger GB Glasgow 1974 Bournemouth New Media 1980 71.6%
 
24 Rana Begum BD London 1977 Sylhet, Bangladesch painting 1676 70.8%
 
25 Michelle Stuart US Los Angeles 1938 Los Angeles mixed media 1979 67.6%
 
26 Adelita Husni-Bey IT New York 1985 Libyen video / film 2205 66.6%
 
27 Dóra Maurer HU Budapest 1937 Budapest mixed media 1245 65.5%
 
28 Christiane Löhr DE Cologne 1965 Wiesbaden drawing/graphics 1886 64.8%
 
29 Flaka Haliti Munich 1982 Prishtina, Kosovo installation 2033 63.9%
 
30 Siren Eun Young Jung KR Seoul 1974 Incheon New Media 1252 63.5%