National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Bravery and beauty in full view

Every October, people across the country rally in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. During these four weeks, people readjust their perceptions of women and the color pink. It's a month of empowerment, of appreciation of the female form, of triumph over more than just cancer. It's a time when women stand strong and rise up against injustice and celebrate their womanhood. Throughout San Diego, museums and galleries display striking and compelling images of women, in their innate beauty and their strength. Here are some of our favorites to put together your own female art appreciation tour this month:

"Caught in the Act," Eleanor Antin
A local artist and a force...