ARTmonday: Louise Bourgeois

French-American artist Louise Bourgeois died on May 31st at age 98. Her work is haunting, eerily beautiful, brave, fragile, fierce, sexually explicit and autobiographical.

Louise Bourgeois Spider Sculpture In New Orleans

A spider sculpture by Louise Bourgeois
 The Sydney and Walda Bestoff Sculpture Garden
New Orleans Museum of Art

More on Louise Bourgeois:

New York Times, May 31, 2010

PBS art:21 (includes videos)

Centre Pompidou Exhibition Itinerary 2008

Author: StyleCarrot

Marni Elyse Katz is a design writer and editor who lives in Boston and Cape Cod with her husband, two sons, and a cat. She blogs about design at

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