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Booth Museum Jurors Announced

Booth Museum Jurors Announced

Our annual juried museum show opening in May 2020 at The Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, GA, is lining up to be an important event. We have recently confirmed three awards jurors who will select the finalists, women artists that will collectively receive...

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2019 RS Hanna Show News

2019 RS Hanna Show News

RS Hanna Show Report by Robin Knowlton   A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE: AMERICAN WOMEN ARTISTS AT THE RS HANNA GALLERY in Fredericksburg, TX, had a busy November 1 reception, thanks to the hard work of gallery owner Shannon Hanna and AWA’s Show Chair, Christine...

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American Antique Greeting Cards

American Antique Greeting Cards

  American Antique Greeting Cards by Dr. Jann Haynes Gilmore   A book I wrote in 2007, Greetings From Delaware and Other Artist Communities, about American artists’ greeting cards began with this...

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New AWA Board Member – Lisa Gleim

New AWA Board Member – Lisa Gleim

American Women Artists would like to welcome AWA Signature Member Lisa Gleim to our esteemed Board of Directors. Lisa works in both pastel and oil, and is particularly interested in capturing light in her work. She paints on location as often as she can and especially...

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REDISCOVERED: Ida Ten Eyck O’Keeffe (1889-1961)

REDISCOVERED: Ida Ten Eyck O’Keeffe (1889-1961)

IDA TEN EYCK O’KEEFFE (1889-1961) Jann Haynes Gilmore PhD Ida Ten Eck O’Keeffe, Georgia’s artistically talented sister has been unknown until recently by a majority of art enthusiasts. An Ida O’Keeffe exhibition and catalogue organized by the Dallas Museum of Art...

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REDISCOVERED: Evelyn Kok (1923-2014)

REDISCOVERED: Evelyn Kok (1923-2014)

INTRODUCTION I'm pleased to introduce REDISCOVERED, a new addition to our AWA News blog. This will be a monthly post by art historian Dr. Jann Haynes Gilmore who spoke at our annual meeting in Steamboat Springs, Colorado in June this year on the subject of her latest...

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New AWA Board Member – Dr. Jann Haynes Gilmore

New AWA Board Member – Dr. Jann Haynes Gilmore

American Women Artists would like to welcome Dr. Jann Haynes Gilmore to our esteemed Board of Directors. Dr. Gilmore brings a wealth of knowledge to AWA as an art historian, writer, and watercolorist. She is the author of several books, numerous articles, and is...

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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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