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, 2023 • 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 in person at Brookgreen Gardens and streamed live online
10 am-3pm Eastern

Watch Online at This Link

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

Anne Brown, former Associate Publisher, Streamline Publishing

Jann Haynes Gilmore, PhD, art historian, collector, and AWA Board member

Donna Howell-Sickles, painter, gallerist, AWA Master Signature & Heritage Circle member, early AWA leader

Michele Marceau, owner, Principle Gallery

A,G. Markel, sculptor and AWA Associate member

Cheryl Newby, collector and retired founder of Cheryl Newby Gallery

Brittany Richmond, Assistant Curator at Savannah College of Art & Design Museum

Robin Salmon, VP of Art and Historical Collections/Curator of Sculpture, Brookgreen Gardens

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


May 11, 2023
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


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