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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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Early Female Art Collector

Early Female Art Collector

In a small museum in a tiny Gold Rush mining town nestled into the foothills of far Northern California, you may be surprised to discover a collection of Early California Impressionism, including many paintings by women artists of the era. The 98-piece collection is...

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2019 Spring Online Juried Show

2019 Spring Online Juried Show

"The quality of the work for this show," wrote juror Kathleen Giles," was outstanding! We have so many talented members. Once an artist masters the technique of their chosen medium, their creative voice can really shine through. Technique and medium become almost...

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Juried Finalists Announced

Juried Finalists Announced

"I thoroughly enjoyed seeing all of the entries - scoring them, however, was difficult!  Almost half were pieces I would be happy to have had in the show though even my top tier choices equaled more than there was room for. Since only about 1 in 10 could be...

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Making the Most of Social Media

Making the Most of Social Media

More Tips to Keep You Social Media Savvy  It’s a new year and that means new opportunities to get your work seen, whether it’s in a gallery or exhibition - or online. If you’re a frequent user of social media, you’ve likely seen our posts about what AWA members...

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2019 Show Application Information

2019 Show Application Information

Apply for AWA's 2019 Shows! There are two 2019 shows that AWA members can apply for: STEAMBOAT ART MUSEUM Steamboat Springs, Colorado Who can apply: Associate, Associate with Distinction & Signature Members Application dates: November 14, 2018 - January 20, 2019...

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Haggin Show Images

Haggin Show Images

View Highlights from the Haggin Museum Show Here are a few highlights from the opening week of Full Sun: American Women Artists Illuminate the Haggin Museum, July 30 - August 4, 2018. Top to bottom and left to right: Mother-daughter AWA artists Whitney Hall and Terry...

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Winners Announced! 2018 Haggin Museum Exhibition

Winners Announced! 2018 Haggin Museum Exhibition

Over $25,000 in awards! Congratulations to the award winners of AWA's 2018 show Full Sun: American Women Artists Illuminate the Haggin Museum, on August 2, 2018, at the Haggin Museum in Stockton, California. Awards Jurors were: Barbara Flaherty, Retired...

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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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