American novelist, author, poet, playwright, and art collector. Helped to shape the artistic movement ‘Avant Garde’ in Paris.
A contemporary American artist of Syrian descent.
The first director of San Francisco Museum of Art, contributing to the Bay Area diverse modern art scene.
A feminist artist, art educator, and writer.
A French-American artist; known for her monumental abstract installations.
American art collector, patron, and philanthrope. Donated her fortune and art collection of more than 100 pieces to various art institutes.
Architect and artist, one of the first licensed female architects in the US, and a key contributor to the American Prairie School.
The first black Prima Ballerina of the Metropolitan Opera Ballet in NYC, paving the way for dancers of all races in classical ballet.
A pioneering and award-winning architect, the founder and leader of Studio Gang.
A socialite and philanthropist. The co-founder of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and its biggest donor.