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AWA is thrilled to announce its next exhibition, American Women Artists: Pushing Forward Reaching Back which will be open to the public from May 13 – July 23, 2023, at beautiful Brookgreen Gardens in South Carolina. 

Application dates are November 1 – December 15, 2022, via Online Juried Shows. All AWA members are eligible to enter and must be paid 2023 members by the entry deadline. You can review the Prospectus HERE.

AWA Events Preliminary Schedule with more details to follow:

  • May 9 Meet & Greet in late afternoon
  • May 10 Activities in the area
  • May 11 AWA Symposium on Women in the Arts at Brookgreen Gardens all day
  • May 12 AWA All Member meeting in the morning at the host resort Litchfield by the Sea
  • May 12 AWA Master-Signature Member luncheon 
  • May 12 Exhibition Opening Reception and Awards at Brookgreen in the evening
  • May 13 Group trip to Charleston including a visit to the Gibbes Museum
The host resort is Litchfield by the Sea vacation rentals with rooms available in either Bridgewater, the ocean front main building or Summerhouse, 1/2 mile away. 
Reservations can be made online or by calling (888) 734 -8228 with group code Americanwomen. 
AWA rates are:
Room Type:  Bridgewater Oceanfront 1 bedroom with 2 beds          
Total Nightly Cost: $240

Room Type:  Bridgewater Scenic 2 bedroom                                    
Total Nightly Cost: $232

Room Type:  Bridgewater Oceanfront 2 bedroom
Total Nightly Cost: $338

Room Type: Summerhouse 1 bedroom with 2 beds
Total Nightly Cost: $170

Please contact the resort with any questions about rooms.

There are also other accommodation options in and around Pawleys Island, SC and AWA recommends making reservations soon as they often fill up a year in advance!