Aliza Nisenbaum is best known for her bright, large-scale portraits of people and community groups.
She was one of the leading female painters of her generation and the most important Swiss female portrait artist of the early modern era. Her name: Ottilie W. Roederstein.
Influenced by the Mexican mural movement and its depiction of social history, Nisenbaum creates paintings that often focus on different members of a community and with the current global health…
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A celebrated painter in her own time, Thérèse Schwartze later fell into obscurity. Now she is being rediscovered.