Author Donna Seaman on women painters: “I think it’s always so difficult for women to be taken seriously”

Donna Seaman's "Identity Unknown" (BN.com)

Author Donna Seaman describes the seven impacting artists she writes about in her book, Identity Unknown: Rediscovering Seven American Women Artists. Donna highlights the art of women not known for their art; Ree Morton whose squeamishness led her away from medical work, Gertrude Abercrombie, most recognized for her celebrity friends and more.

Meet Donna at the Harold Washington Library, March 21.