NCWCA Welcomes You
The Northern California Women's Caucus for Art (NCWCA) is a networking organization for women in the arts. We offer exciting events and programs: member forums, exhibitions, art-making, art activism and community.
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TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF HALF THE SKY
Half the Sky: Intersections in Social Practice Art was a project sponsored by the International Caucus of the national Women's Caucus for Art in April, 2014. We've added a new page with a description of the project, video created by member Mido Lee, and a slideshow. Click here.
ART TAG = INSPIRE EXHIBITION AT DANVILLE
EXHIBITION: April 29 - June 18, 2016
ARTISTS: Elizabeth Addison, Lindsay Alsadir, Pamela Blotner, Vicki Cormack, Miriam Fabbri, Judy Johnson-Williams, Nancy Margules, Laura McHugh, Jane Neilson, Priscilla Otani, Carla Periat, Lainey St Marie, Judy Shintani, Mary Shisler, Pamela Spears, Tanya Wilkinson, Marian Yap.
EVENTS: Young & Art: Tag! You Art It! May 19, 3:45-5:00 PM
Artist Uncorked, June 2, 7:00 = 9:00 PM
Read East Bay Express press coverage here
CATALOG NOW AVAILABLE!
Preview online via ISSUU here.
To order physical catalog, click here: https://www.createspace.com/6229049
LOCATION: Village Theatre Art Gallery, 233 Front St, Danville
WOMEN DO IT! TRAVELING POSTCARD SHOW AT ARC
Opening reception May 7, 7-9 PM at Arc Project Gallery, 1246 Folsom St, San Francisco. View more than 370 postcards of women heroes created by artists, children and members of civil society. "Women Do It!” was inspired by the work of the United Nations’ HeForShe campaign, its Beijing+20 program and in their efforts toward advancing women’s rights and gender equality in society, economics and politics. This exhibition is a program of the International Caucus of the Women’s Caucus for Art.
EXHIBITION: May 7 - June 4, 2016
NCWCA ON INSTAGRAM
2016 NCWCA GOALS
P.O. Box 31101
San Francisco, CA 94131-0101
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We Appreciate Our Donors
Elizabeth Addison , Mel Ahlborn, Priscilla Otani, Sally Ruddy,
Irma Velasquez and Caskey Weston
JUNE CHAPTER MEETING
When: June 14, 6-10 pm
Where: Judy Johnson-Williams' studio, 347 Lewis St, Oakland (see map below)
Potluck: bring something to eat or drink
"Drawing the Circle: From the Studio to the Community to the Classroom and Back Again" Presentation by Sharon Siskin.
Sharon Siskin has an extensive national exhibition record, showing her work in museums, galleries and public sites for nearly 40 years. She is the recipient of awards and grants that include a Visual Arts Fellowship from the California Arts Council in 2003, the 2001 Potrero Nuevo Prize, Noetic Arts Program Community Grant, San Francisco Arts Commission Market Street Art in Transit Commission and 12 California Arts Council Artist in Residence Grants. She is currently a Faculty Advisor in the Masters of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Art Program at Goddard College in Port Townsend, Washington, and she teaches community engaged, research-based and studio-based courses locally, at Berkeley City College and Laney college, in Oakland. (See Sharon's work below)
MAP TO 347 LEWIS ST, OAKLAND
2016 MEETING DATES & LOCATIONS
NCWCA offers monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of every month except December. In December, we hold our traditional year-end party. In addition to monthly meetings, we offer periodic activities such as Art Tag; visits to galleries, museums, art institutions, opening receptions or artist studios; Land Art Day, one-day conference or symposium, and the like.
2016 Monthly Meetings
Jun 14: Oakland, 347 Lewis St
Jul 12: San Mateo, 49 N San Mateo Dr
Aug 9: San Francisco, 1246 Folsom St
Sept 13: Oakland, 347 Lewis St
Oct 11: San Francisco, 1246 Folsom St
Nov 8: San Mateo, 49 N San Mateo Dr
Dec: Year-end Party, 347 Lewis St
THREE ART TAG ROUNDS ARE IN PLAY
Peninsula Group's theme is Ladies Room. Players are Marian Yap, Anne Ingraham, Vicki Cormack, Judy Shintani, Nancy Margulies, Carla Periat, Lainey St Marie, Irma Velasquez, Laura McHugh, Mague Calanche, Priscilla Otani, Evangelina Miller, and Maureen Green. The art delivery schedule is:
first piece due 5/23; 2nd piece due June 27;
3rd piece and mandatory show & tell meeting August 6.
Saturday Group's theme is Dream Time. Players are Ariella Seidenberg, Anna Kaminska, Jacquie Rubenstein, Caskey Weston, Judy Johnson-Williams, Lois Cantor, Deborah Green, Zoe Thiele-Seidenberg, Kelly Hammargren, Sande Anfang and Sally Stewart. The art delivery schedule is: first piece due 6/24; second piece due 8/2; and mandatory show & tell meeting Sept 10.
Sunday Group's theme is Punk. Players are Julie Mevi, Mary Shisler, Joanne Sterricker, Anne Shulenberger, Madelin C. Wolf, Gretchen Blais, Trudi Chamoff Hauptman and Miriam Fabbri. The art delivery schedule is: first piece due 6/24; second piece due 8/2 and mandatory show & tell meeting Sept 11.
What Is Art Tag?
Members' Summer Shows
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