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Former Disney Artist now AWA Signature Member

Former Disney Artist now AWA Signature Member

Interview by Aleta Carpenter, American Women Artists, Board Vice President AWA Signature Member Kim Minichiello is one of several members whose creative past includes stints with Disney (as well as members Laurie Stevens, Ellen Woodbury, Heather Lynn Gibson). Kim...

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Another Museum Purchase Award!

Another Museum Purchase Award!

Congratulations to AWA Master Member Carol Swinney whose painting Big Sky Country was one two purchase awards for the permanent collection of the Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The paintings were selected from the 2019 Cheyenne Frontier...

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Our Newest Signature Members

Our Newest Signature Members

Congratulations to Our New AWA Signature Members for 2020 The following women have all juried into three or more AWA shows and qualify for Signature Membership. Congratulations on your significant achievement!  Heather...

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2019 Steamboat Art Museum Award Winners

2019 Steamboat Art Museum Award Winners

Awards were announced for Looking West, AWA's exhibition at the Steamboat Art Museum, June 28, at the Chief Theater in Steamboat Springs, CO. Award jurors were Christine Bullard (Art Collector), John Fawcett (Artist) and Jennifer Henneman (Associate Curator, Petrie...

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Booth Museum of Western Art – 2020 Show!

Booth Museum of Western Art – 2020 Show!

Booth Western Art Museum Making Their Mark: American Women Artists Application dates: November 13, 2019 – January 20, 2020 Exhibition dates: May 23 – August 23, 2020 We are pleased to announce AWA's fifth museum exhibition, at the Booth Western Art Museum, as part of...

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I am thrilled and so honored to receive this award. It is hard to put into words how it makes me feel when I see the caliber of the other entries – amazing work! 

— CARLA O’CONNOR
2019 Spring Online Show Grand Prize winner, WA

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