Ladies' Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess at World Chess Hall of Fame
‘Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess exhibition’ at World Chess Hall of Fame. Crystal Fischetti x Purling London ‘Sun & Moon’

Two of Purling London’s Art Chess by Daniela Raytchev and Crystal Fischetti were exhibited at The World Chess Hall of Fame, Saint Louis MO as part of the ‘Ladies’ Knight’ exhibition. Curated by Shannon Bailey, the 2015-2016 show explored chess from the perspective of female artists. Exhibits included works by Yoko Ono, Sophie Matisse, Rachel Whiteread and Barbara Kruger.

For more information about Ladies Knight, please visit The World Chess Hall of Fame.

Click to find out more about ‘Ladies’ Knight’ artists, Daniela Raytchev and Crystal Fischetti. In addition, read about some of the chess set themes and designs by other female Purling artists artists, such as Sophie Matisse, Olivia Pilling and Nette Robinson.

Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess
Exhibition ran from: October 29, 2015 – May 1, 2016
World Chess Hall of Fame, 4652 Maryland Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA.
+1 (314) 367-WCHF (9243) | worldchesshof.org
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Further reading: The World Chess Hall of Fame also invited Purling London to curate a solo exhibition: ‘Painted Pieces: Art Chess From Purling London’. This included Art Chess works by 20 artists, including Sophie Matisse, Mr Doodle and Thierry Noir.

Daniela Raytchev at Ladies' Knight at World Chess Hall of Fame
Daniela Raytchev x Purling London Art Chess ‘Addictions’ at Ladies’ Knight at World Chess Hall of Fame

Ladies' Knight exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame with Daniela Raytchev Addictions
Daniela Raytchev x Purling London Art Chess ‘Addictions’
(Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Ladies' Knight exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame with Crystal Fischetti Sun & Moon
Art Chess by Crystal Fischetti ‘Sun & Moon’
(Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Ladies' Knight exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame with Daniela Raytchev
Daniela Raytchev x Purling London Art Chess ‘Addictions’
(Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Ladies' Knight exhibiton at World Chess Hall of Fame with Crystal Fischetti
Art Chess by Crystal Fischetti ‘Sun & Moon’
(Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Ladies' Knight exhibiton at World Chess Hall of Fame and Crystal Fischetti Art Chess
Art Chess by Crystal Fischetti ‘Sun & Moon’
Simon Purkis at Ladies' Knight exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame
Simon Purkis at Ladies’ Knight exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame (Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Simon Purkis at Ladies' Knight exhibiton at World Chess HOF
Simon Purkis at Ladies’ Knight exhibition at World Chess HOF
(Photograph by Austin Fuller)
Ladies' Knight exhibiton at World Chess Hall of Fame and Daniel Raytchev Art Chess
Art Chess by Daniela Raytchev ‘Addictions’