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Art of Empowerment

Anne Finlay (d.1963)

Anne Finlay (d.1963)

Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums

This 1920 painting of Anne Findlay by Dorothy Johnstone (1892–1980) is one of several art works displayed as part of Aberdeen Art Gallery's 'Art of Empowerment' gallery which showcases the advancements of women in the early 20th century. Watch the video below to learn more about the art works and objects on display.


Watch: Art of Empowerment

In this video, the Aberdeen Archives, Gallery and Museums' Learning team explore various objects and art works related to the changing status of women in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

For learning activities related to this theme for both primary and secondary level, visit Aberdeen Archives, Gallery and Museums.


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