Left-to-right: Board Member Aleta Carpenter; Sculptor Carol Alleman; Jane Barton on AWA trip to Italy

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AWA Symposium on Women in the Arts

May 11 • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

2023 AWA Pushing Forward Reaching Back

Thursday, May 11, 2023, AWA hosts our annual Symposium on Women in the Arts with speakers Anne Brown, former Associate Publisher, Streamline Publishing, Cheryl Newby, collector and retired founder of Cheryl Newby Gallery, Brittany Ryan, sculptor and educator, Robin Salmon, VP of Art and Historical Collections/Curator of Sculpture, Brookgreen Gardens, Donna Howell-Sickles, artist, gallerist, and early AWA leader, Michele Marceau, owner, Principle Gallery and Jann Haynes Gilmore, PhD, art historian and AWA Board member.

Sandra Harris, Executive Director of AWA will moderate the discussion as the speakers explore the Brookgreen Gardens exhibition theme of women artists Pushing Forward Reaching Back.

This free event is generously funded by Presenting Sponsor Edmund S. Twining III.


May 11
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Brookgreen Gardens
1931 Brookgreen Dr.
Murrells Inlet, SC 28576 United States
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