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WomenArts is dedicated to increasing the visibility of women artists in all art forms. We share news about trailblazing women artists and gender parity activists all year long through the WomenArts Blog and our Facebook page.

WomenArts is collaborating with other organizations to serve our community better.  Please visit the Opportunities and Resources web pages of the Women in the Arts & Media Coalition if you are looking for funding or employment opportunities.  Please visit the StateraArts Community Calendar if you would like to post an arts event featuring women or non-binary artists.

Read the Latest Articles from the WomenArts Blog 

Women Talk about Resilience and History at Two Inspiring Events

Look What SHE Did! is a nonprofit organization that seeks to inspire women and girls by creating short films about remarkable women who have changed the world. In honor of Women’s History Month, Look What SHE Did! will be featuring stories of female resilience in March, starting with the premiere of a new film with the legendary […]

Creativity Takes Courage: Congratulations to Courageous SWAN Day Kenya!

Congratulations to the women of SWAN Day Kenya for their successful “Pre-SWAN” event on Saturday, February 6, 2021. The theme of their event was Creativity Takes Courage, and the courage of the women of SWAN Day Kenya is an inspiring example for us all. Like their sisters in other countries, the women artists of Kenya […]

Martha Richards Consults the Oracles for her Birthday!

I usually take time during my birthday week to reflect on the past year, but so much has happened in 2020 that I can’t sort it out with my usual logic, and I have been longing for better ways to access my intuition and other kinds of wisdom. Fortunately I have discovered Sarah Greenman’s beautiful […]

Dame Rosemary Squire Will Present VintAge Award to Martha Richards

The Women in the Arts and Media Coalition will honor Martha Richards, the Founder and President of WomenArts, with its 2020 Elsa Rael VintAge Award in an online ceremony on Saturday, November 14 from 12 noon- 2 p.m. Pacific Time (3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern Time). The award will celebrate Richards’ advocacy for women […]

Two Zoom Summer Singalongs Celebrate Fannie Lou Hamer

Are you looking for an inspiring musical event that celebrates an African-American heroine of the civil rights movement? Do you like to sing? If so, check out the two Zoom Summer Singalongs featuring the music from Mary D. Watkins’ opera, Dark River: The Fannie Lou Hamer Story.  The first will be hosted on Tuesday, July […]

Black Lives Matter/Black Women Artists Matter

WomenArts stands in solidarity with the many individuals and organizations calling for racial justice in these troubled times.  Many women artists of color have been addressing racial issues through their art for decades, and we feel their voices are more important than ever now.  Today we are sharing some wisdom from three of our favorite […]

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