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These Picassos prompted a gender war at an Australian gallery. Now the curator says she painted them

They were billed as artworks by Pablo Picasso, paintings so valuable that an Australian art museum’s decision to display them in an exhibition restricted to women visitors provoked a gender discrimination lawsuit. The paintings again prompted international headlines when the gallery re-hung them in a women’s restroom to sidestep a legal ruling that said men could not be barred from viewing them.

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Shelley Duvall has died at the age of 75. The award-winning actress appeared in more than 50 film and television roles before retiring from acting for 20 years, making one final movie appearance before her death. <br><br> Here are some of her most memorable roles.
Spanish bullfighter Emilio de Justo performs in the bullring during a bullfight at the San Fermin Fiestas in Pamplona, northern Spain, Tuesday, July 9, 2024. (AP Photo/Álvaro Barrientos)
Karen Larter harvesting some of her lavender plants that are in full bloom. (Source: Alana Pickrell/CTV News Atlantic)

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