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Living in the Shadows: Underground Immigrant Communities

January 17 @ 9:00 am - April 7 @ 10:00 pm

LIVING IN THE SHADOWS: UNDERGROUND IMMIGRANT COMMUNITIES, a multi-disciplinary creative inquiry including a group exhibition, artists discussion, and film screenings focused on hidden and undocumented immigrant communities. Artists: Pam Cooper, CERRUCHA, Lauren Everett, Sandra C. Fernandez, Cynthia Tom, and Gesche Wϋrfel

Dotty’s Doodles

February 1 @ 1:00 pm - April 29 @ 2:00 pm

After the election, while drawing pictures with her six-year-old niece, Nicole Kempskie started to create doodles that explored the ramifications of Trump’s win. In December 2016, she created a “doodle-blog” called Dotty’s Doodles (www.dottysdoodles.com), where she posted all the doodles from the first 14 days following the election. Since that time, Kempskie has continued to create and post weekly doodles that use humor, simplicity, vulnerability, and heart to promote activism, educate, and inspire. During Trump’s first 100 days in office, she…

Femi-Nest

FemiNest | Opening Reception

February 24 @ 6:00 pm - March 25 @ 8:00 pm

FemiNest February 24 – March 25, 2017 Natalie Frank • Karen Lee Williams • Michele Oka Doner • Barbara Segal • Page Turner • Vadis Turner Curated by Melinda Wang + Heather Zises Equity Gallery is pleased to announce FemiNest, a group exhibition featuring the works of Natalie Frank, Karen Lee Williams, Michele Oka Doner, Barbara Segal, Page Turner and Vadis Turner. The exhibition will be on view from February 24 through March 25, 2017, with a public opening reception…

Grace Lee

Rewriting History, One Woman at a Time

March 1 @ 9:00 am - March 31 @ 12:00 pm

We tell stories of astonishing women, past and present. That's our mission. What started as a backyard art project has grown into a multi-media non-profit, producing original videos that have been seen and shared by thousands of people. In our interviews, a storyteller speaks passionately about a personally inspiring woman who deserves to be a larger part of history-- someone we need to know about, someone to talk about, someone to remember. Look What She Did! is growing like wildfire.…

Strong As A Woman

March 6 @ 8:00 am - April 2 @ 5:00 pm

STRONG AS A WOMAN: An exhibition in honor of Women’s History Month Marcy B. Freedman and Carla Rae Johnson have curated an exhibition featuring the artwork of local female artists.  The works on view are diverse with respect to medium and style, but all have been created by artists who recognize that women are not “the weaker sex.” The curators have decided that 2017 is the perfect time to celebrate the strength of women.  Many people believe that our country…

Carol Hayman Print

Multiple Originals XX: 2017 Women Printmakers Exhibition

March 11 @ 8:00 am - April 16 @ 5:00 pm

Multiple Originals XX will be the annual exhibition for members of the Women Printmakers of Austin.  The exhibition will take place at the Bone Black Gallery in Austin, Texas.  The deadline for joining and entering is February 28. The exhibition will be March 11 - April 16, 2017, with an opening reception on March 25, 6-9 pm. Women Printmakers of Austin (WPA) is an organization dedicated to encouraging women to actively pursue artistic expression through printmaking and to promote community…

Persimmon Tree Spring Issue

March 15 - March 22

The spring issue of Persimmon Tree, an online magazine of the arts by women over sixty, launches on March 15, 2017.  To see it, please visit:  www.persimmontree.org Persimmon Tree, an online magazine, is a showcase for the creativity and talent of women over sixty. Too often older women’s artistic work is ignored or disregarded, and only those few who are already established receive the attention they deserve. Yet many women are at the height of their creative abilities in their later…

Nasty Women Poster

Nasty Women Art Exhibition – kunstudstilling – Kunstausstellung

March 18 @ 3:00 pm - March 31 @ 2:00 pm

Flensburg sister of the official nastywomenexhibition.org in New York – Art's answer to Trump's presidency. Currently, local artivists are organizing NASTY WOMEN art exhibitions in various places in the US and internationally. NASTY WOMEN art exhibitions serve to demonstrate solidarity among artists who identify with being a Nasty Woman in the face of threats to roll back women’s rights, individual rights, abortion rights, refugee / immigrant rights, LGBTIQ* rights. They also serve as fundraisers to support organizations defending these…

DC SWAN Day Art Exhibit

March 23 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00am, repeating until March 28, 2017

/in(t)ərˈakt/ DC SWAN Day exhibition of works by Three Women Artists at Baked & Wired from March 2 to March 28, 2017 Artists Reception 6:00-7:30pm Thursday, March 16. Meet the Artists and the Curator, enjoy light refreshments -- FREE! From March 2 through March 28, 2017, Baked & Wired (1052 Thomas Jefferson St NW, WDC 20007) will host an exhibition of works by artists Jennifer Droblyen, Joy Nathan, and Veronica Szalus. The show, /in(t)ərˈakt/, is part of the 10th Annual…

Persistence of Vision: Scene & Unseen

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 25, 2017

SCENE & UNSEEN: Persistence Of Vision A Two-person Show Featuring Disparate Worlds of Photography David Bechtol and Nancy Bechtol David Bechtol’s images are founded in the “SCENE” of majestic high resolution art photography, including large panoramas of landscapes and beautiful vistas. The work invites and places the viewer in the footsteps of the artist, transporting them to where these remarkable images were captured. Nancy Bechtol’s art/photo manipulations are entwined with the “UNSEEN” manifestations of the internal workings, the flights of…

Screening THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Żabińska (portrayed by two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński (Johan Heldenbergh of “The Broken Circle Breakdown”), have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are stunned – and forced to report to the Reich’s…

Women You Thought You Knew: A Trilogy

March 23 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 26, 2017

Finally, so-called "bad girls" have their say in the three tales of three women in the trilogy "Women You Thought You Knew". In "The Grinder"a stripper past her prime finds it hard to dance her way off the strip club runway due feelings of abandonment; in "Silk Stockings and the Bible" a "church lady" and former Swing Era chorus girl reminisces about her spicy past; in "Wild Child" a Chinese American party girl of the Disco Era, who is the…

Cathy & Company Pre-School Dance Video Drop

March 23 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until April 27, 2017

Cathy Taister has a B.A. in dance from George Washington University, certifications from industry leaders & 20 years of experience teaching. Mrs. Taister also runs Cathy & Company, modern dance duo with a dramatic flair. Cathy & Company will drop a new activities video each Thursday by 5pm at: https://www.facebook.com/ctaister/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChBNcFPpLhzYA3NPIIvRLLg https://twitter.com/CathyTaister  

Moore Women in Animation

Moore Presents “Women in Animation Film Festival”

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until March 26, 2017

Philadelphia, PA – Moore College of Art & Design presents a four-day festival of animated feature and short films created by women, along with Meet-the-Artists discussions, an Adobe Creative Jam and the annual panel featuring women game designers. In conjunction with Women’s History Month, the “2017 MooreWomenArtists: Women in Animation Film Festival” begins Thursday, March 23 and continues through Sunday, March 26 in Stewart Auditorium on the College’s campus at 20th Street and The Parkway. The Film Festival comes at…

Rose Weaver as Menopause Mama

Menopause Mama Upstairs at the Pot au Feu

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until March 23, 2017

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Rose Weaver’s Menopause Mama depicts the struggles, triumphs, tears, and the lighter side of menopause and aging through a variety of true-to-life characters. She tackles tough subjects with a take-no prisoners honesty by showing the human side of this ride. A must see! Scintillating! A funny and sassy one-woman show!

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