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Thu, Feb 28, 1:24 AM (1 day ago)
WCA Philadelphia Chapter Juried Art Exhibit
March 8 - 31, 2019
Meet the Artists
March 27, 2019
We are pleased to announce the opening of the WCA Philadelphia juried exhibition, Dealing with the Trauma of Sexual Assault through Art Making at Holy Family University!
Exhibition runs from March 8th through March 31st at the gallery at Holy Family University.
Join us for the reception to meet the artists on Wednesday, March 27th from 12pm-1pm, followed by a panel discussion from 1pm-3pm "A Conversation on Consent"
Congratulations to all of the artists for sharing your stunning and courageous work on this difficult topic that affects the lives of so many.
Thank you to our jurors, Liz Krick and Natalie Merritt.
Special thanks to Susan Shipley for her help organizing the exhibition.
Finally, many, many thanks to Pamela Flynn for curating the show and giving us this incredible opportunity!
March 27, 1-3 pm
ETC Main Level- lounge area
9801 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19114
A Community Conversation about Consent:
Join a panel of faculty, staff and local community organizers as we explore the topic of consent. We will take a look at the history of consent, and offer perspective on how privilege, power, and difference impact the consent conversation today. Learn how local organizers are working with community members to engage youth and adults alike in the conversation about consent.
Please join the Art Gallery and Student Affairs at this Event
Holy Family University Gallery is on the Lower Level of the Sister Francesca Onley Education and Tecchnology Center.
Contact: Pamela Flynn
NOW! at City Hall
January 14 – March 22
Art Gallery at City Hall, Room 116
Congratulations to the selected artists for the upcoming showcase at City Hall. The exhibition NOW! is a collaboration between Women’s Caucus for Art – Philadelphia Chapter, Women Holler! and the Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy of the City of Philadelphia. The jurors who made the selections were Virginia Maksymowicz and Natalie Merritt (WCAP), and Pauline Houston McCall and Sheena Garcia (WH!).
Women Holler Artists: Priscilla Bell, Sheena Garcia, Pauline Houston McCall, Selena Nunez, Wanda Payne, Iffat Pugh, Marilyn Rodriguez
WCA Philadelphia Artists: Sarah Bloom, Lucy Gans, Reyna Howkins, Karen Karuza, Liz Krick, Bonnie MacAllister, Constance McBride, Susan Richards, Marcie Ziskind
Exhibit Dates: The exhibit is scheduled from January 14 – March 22, and will be featured in the Art Gallery at City Hall, Room 116, as well as two display cases on the first floor.
We look forward to announcing further exhibition details soon.
December 1 from 12-5 p.m. at CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, 1315 Walnut Street, Suite 320
The Women’s Caucus for Art selected twenty juried craft exhibitors chosen by WCA members: current President Liz Krick, Past President/Former Young Women’s Caucus Performance Chair Bonnie MacAllister, and National WCA President-Elect Julia Marsh.
Four residency fellows were selected to install work to create environments in the breakout rooms at CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, located in the historic Philadelphia Building.
The WCA Philadelphia 2018 resident artists are:
Sarah Beckett Thrower-fiber/glass
The juried craft show features work from A Toy Named Sue, Rachael Amber, Ylvia Asal, Christina Bradley, Maria Chaney, Gloria Cherny, Erika Chubeck, Lynn Congo, Amanda Eodriguez, Reyna Howkins, Julie Martini, Selene Nuñez Cruz, Iffat Pugh, Gail Scuderi, Chelsea Shellenbarger, and Valerie Stillman.
Crafters will create a pop up exhibition and boutique experience including a special raffle benefitting EMIR Healing Center, a Philadelphia non-profit that works directly with families who have lost homicide victims and provides advocacy and outreach. http://emirphilly.org.
$5 suggested donation at the door includes one raffle chance.
Share the FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/700344033673707/?ti=icl
Interested in volunteering or donating a raffle item? Please email President Liz Krick at email@example.com
Can’t attend but interested in donating to EMIR directly? http://emirphilly.org
Ana Vizcarra Rankin
2203 Spruce St., Philadelphia
·#Savethedate October 26 we open our doors to new artworks of Ana Vizcarra Rankin #welcome all!!
An Uruguayan American artist based in Philadelphia, Vizcarra Rankin has exhibited extensively and received various awards. Vizcarra Rankin holds an MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and a BA in art history from Temple University. Her work resides in international, public and private collections.
Ana Vizcarra Rankin makes drawings, paintings and sculptures about travel and cartography. Recently she has been studying star maps and images captured using powerful telescopes and other mediating technologies such as global positioning systems. These images are transmuted into art that explores the phenomenological sense of being in and of the universe.
Cycles - An Illustrated Journal to Track Moon and Menstrual Cycles
Cycles helps you connect and track physical, mental, spiritual and external patterns that may affect your well-being. By being more aware of cycles in our lives, we can be better versions of ourselves.
All of the campaign funds go towards printing & producing. By backing this project, you get pre-order discounts on the journal and bundle deals, plus my undying gratitude.
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 6-10 pm
High 5 Gallery
Join us for our First Friday opening reception of Half Truth with artist and educator Rosa Leff. The viewer will be amazed at the intricate details and the delicacy of these hand cut paper works of art. Don't miss the opportunity to see this show in person. Exhibition on display for the month of October. Additional gallery hours on Saturday and Sunday 12 - 5pm. Special thanks to Imri Jonas Merritt for designing our promotional material!