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KESHA BRUCE’s solo exhibition “Weapons for Spiritual Warfare”

February 21 @ 11:00 am - March 7 @ 6:00 pm

KESHA BRUCE Weapons for Spiritual Warfare February 16th - March 7th, 2018 EXHIBITION LOCATION Morton Fine Art (MFA) 1781 Florida Ave NW (at 18th & U Sts) Washington, DC 20009 HOURS Tuesday - Saturday - 11am - 6pm Sunday 12pm-5pm About Weapons for Spiritual Warfare Artwork is spiritwork. When I pray, I ask my ancestors for the bravery to follow and make manifest the deepest truths and longings of my heart. Every artwork I create is an answered prayer. In…

Nevertheless. We Persist – Art About Reproductive Freedom

February 21 @ 11:00 am - April 1 @ 7:00 pm

Over 100 years ago, Margaret Sanger created an organization that went on to be Planned Parenthood.  She believed that “No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her body.”  In this exhibit, nine artists come together to explore the issue of reproductive freedom and its impact not only on individual women but on our nation. The exhibit runs from February 21 to April 1, 2018 at Columbia City Gallery, 4864 Rainier Ave S, Seattle,WA 98118. SPECIAL EVENT…

Red Hot Wicked II

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - March 10 @ 4:00 pm

RED HOT WICKED II is an exhibition on feminine sensuality featuring 30 women artists whose work is inspired by erotica.  The exhibit runs through March 10 at Studio C Gallery, 2349 South Santa Fe Ave, Los Angeles, CA. Special Event - Saturday, February 24th Themed Costume Figure Drawing Workshop with Mather Louth Noon to 4 pm Ticketed Event. $25. Participating Artists Abbey Aichinger, Julie Arnoff, Jocelyn Binder, Leslie Brown, Andree B. Carter, Kayla Cloonan, Diane Cockerill, Rin Colabucci, Silvia Cuello, Bianca Dorso, Fahren…

Diversifying the Art Tech World

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

In response to both the current political climate and recent reporting into the gender gap in the tech industry, this panel will discuss still comparatively low percentage of women in the art tech world. Prompted by concerned academics, curators and the public, panelists will give short presentations of their work with commentary on their early access to technology, mentors and other support structures that helped them to create significant artwork. Discussion after the presentations will focus on how, going forward,…

Women of Ramapough Lenape Nation

Alternative Photographs of Women from the Ramapough Lenape Nation

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - April 30 @ 5:00 pm

Lisa Levart has been creating alternative photographic portraits of women embodying poetic myths for well over a decade. Her latest exhibition, The Women of the Ramapough Lenape Nation, is a creative collaboration between the artist and women from the Ramapough Lenape Nation exploring long forgotten Lenape myths. Using these re-remembered sacred stories as a foundation, artist Lisa Levart uses a technique of collaging image layers -- metal, wood, water and concrete -- into the images and then individually hand painting them with…

The Ready Freddies play the Third Floor

March 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Ready Freddies, a (mostly) female Queen Tribute Band, will rock the Third Floor Gallery at Aurora Public Art on March 2nd. Doors open at 6, show starts at 8. $10 suggested donation. Come early to check out NEVERTHELESS, an exhibit featuring the paintings, photography, and installation work of ten talented, female artists. Family-friendly https://www.facebook.com/thereadyfreddies/ ABOUT THE EXHIBIT: NEVERTHELESS: Women Depicting Women, is an invitational exhibit of paintings, photography and installation art about women, by women. The exhibit, hosted by…

GeekFest 2018

March 3 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

"Geekfest" is a comic book-themed group art exhibit held in conjunction with an event called "Geekfest 2018" on March 3 2018 to be hosted at Jupiter Studios.  Geekfest will feature a comic book contest, children’s craft therapy table, Cosplay Contest, Vendors, Speakers and the Belly Dancer Sera Sahara! Art on show from Alliance Middle School Teacher Bianca Burwell and her Students as well as professional artists and local children! Free to all children and $5 for adults. Chrystal and Jupiter…

Women Who Paint Women

March 8 @ 6:00 pm - April 14 @ 8:30 pm

Please Join us for "Women Who Paint Women”, an exhibit celebrating the 21st Annual International Women’s Day Opening Artist Reception at Madrigal’s Sausalito Wine Tasting Salon & Gallery. This Exhibit Celebrates the Art of Five Talented and Diverse Bay Area Female Artists. Stop by for a glass of wine and a look and enjoy live musical entertainment by Cayleigh Goodson and Jordy Carrington. The exhibit will be on view from March 8th - April 14th, 2018 in the Wine Tasting…

What Do the Women Say: Dismantling Patriarchy

March 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Golden Thread’s annual celebration of International Women’s Day showcases the work of leading Middle Eastern women artists that are working to expose and eradicate toxic masculinity at home, at work, and on the national stage. Featuring: A presentation by Yemeni-American visual artist Yasmine Diaz about her collage series, One Way or Another; A dramatic reading by Atosa Melody Babaoff of the short story “White Torture” by Iranian author Farnoosh Moshiri; A performance by Lebanese-American singer Naima Grace Shalhoub featuring music…

Mary Cassatt in France

March 21 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a compelling presentation about Mary Cassatt’s journey to becoming a professional artist in France. Share her struggles to balance family obligations with career goals as well as your instructor's own journey in researching Cassatt’s life for her play, Girl In Blue Armchair.  The presentation includes images of Cassatt’s work and those of her contemporaries. Also includes photos of Cassatt's residences in France and of the present day Cassatt family in Maine.  Instructor: Prof. Susan Courtney (Theater Professor, Actress, Playwright) Westchester Community College's…

SWAN Day MKE 2018: “Women & Nature” Opening Reception

March 24 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

SWAN Day MKE 2018: "Women and Nature: Nourishing Our Roots" will be hosted at the Urban Ecology Center - Menomonee Valley March 24th-May 31st, 2018 Opening Reception: Saturday, March 24th 11am-3pm FREE & Open to the Public Artists from all over Milwaukee celebrate the power and diversity of women’s creativity at SWAN Day MKE 2018 (Support Women Artists Now), an exhibition at the Urban Ecology Center Menomonee Valley that is part of the International 11th Annual Support Women Artists Now…

SWAN Days Allegany County NY 2018

March 27 @ 5:30 pm - April 9 @ 8:00 pm

Launched in 2014, in partnership with the Belfast Organization for Artists; SWAN Day Allegany County NY is held in honor of the many creative local people working hard to bring the arts to our rural community. Thank You so Much for All That You Do! NOW PLANNING FOR SWAN Days Allegany County NY 2018  March 27th- April 9th Celebrating women in the arts, as we shine a light on our local Creative and Natural Resources; these plans include numerous affordable opportunities…

The Creative Life at Douglass Exhibit Panel Discussion

March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities (CWAH) is pleased to announce an exhibition entitled, The Creative Life of Douglass, curated by Rutgers University Libraries (RUL) Faculty Kayo Denda, Erika Gorder, and Fernanda Perrone, in celebration of the centennial anniversary of Douglass. Through archival photographs, objects, books, and video from University Archives, The Creative Life of Douglass chronicles ten decades of dance, theater, music, visual arts, and literature produced by women at Douglass. On March 28, 2018 there…

Glass Blower

SWAN Day – Women’s Glassblowing

March 31 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us in celebrating Woman in The Arts with the 11th annual Support Women Artists Now Day/SWAN Day on 3/31/2018. SWAN Day is nationally organized day to support Woman in the Arts and Morris County School of Glass will be hosting a One-Day Women's Only Glassblowing class, joining the over 1,700 other events in 36 countries world wide who have celebrated woman in the arts on SWAN Day. In this introductory full day class, the ladies will learn the basic…

SWAN DAY CT 2018

April 14 @ 5:00 pm - 12:00 am

We are an all inclusive event! EVERYONE (all genders) is welcome at Swan Day CT. 🏳️‍🌈 AND EVERYONE is gonna have fun!! THE 11TH ANNUAL SWAN DAY FESTIVAL!! JOIN US IN CELEBRATING THE GLOBAL MOVEMENT OF SWAN DAY, A HOLIDAY TO CELEBRATE AND GAIN RECOGNITION FOR WOMEN IN THE ARTS. THIS YEAR WE HAVE AN AMAZING LINE UP FOR YOU!!! 18 BANDS, BURLESQUE, PHOTOGRAPHY, MIXED MEDIA, FINE ART,LIVE ART, BODY PAINTING, POP UP SHOPPES/GALLERIES, AWESOME PEOPLE TO HANG WITH, GREAT…

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