NCWCA WELCOMES YOU
The Northern California Women's Caucus for Art (NCWCA) is a networking organization for women in the arts. We offer a broad range of events and programs: member forums, exhibitions, art-making, art activism and community.
2018 Board Retreat Participants (L to R) Melissa Harmon, Sandra Yagi, Leisel Whitlock, Kay Kang, Judy Shintani, Marguerite Elliot, Elizabeth Addison, Karen Gutfreund, Priscilla Otani, Sawyer Rose, Tanya Augsburg, Mague Calanche.
SPECIAL MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT!
LIMITED TIME OFFER! Take advantage of a special $10.00 NCWCA membership rate and enjoy NCWCA benefits and programs for the rest of 2018. The discounted rate is offered only through September 30, 2018 and is limited to chapter programs and benefits through December 31, 2018. It does not cover National WCA benefits. To take advantage of this special rate, click here, and select the option, "Chapter Only 2018."
Our 2019 membership drive that provides full National WCA and NCWCA benefits begins October 1, 2018. Those who join between October 1 and December 31, 2018 will have their benefits extend all the way through December 31, 2019. Members will be able to take advantage of National WCA benefits such as discounts to the National WCA conference in New York City from February 14 -17, 2019.
NEW! NCWCA SPEAKER'S BUREAU
Interested in tapping into NCWCA's wide range of artists, art historians and gallerist speakers for your organization or conference? Click here to check out our Speaker's Bureau resources!
TUESDAY JUL 10 CHAPTER MEETING
MEMBERS AND POTENTIAL MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND OUR MONTHLY CHAPTER MEETING
WHEN Tuesday, Ju 10 6-9:30 PM
WHERE 347 Lewis Street, Oakland
BRING a delicious potluck item to eat or drink
Welcome Members and Guests.
II. Approval of NCWCA Board Minutes
III. President’s Report
IV. Board Reports
A. Exhibitions – Karen Gutfreund
B. Treasurer – Sandra Yagi
C. Professional Development- Elizabeth Addison
D. Membership – Marguerite Elliott
E. Communications – Priscilla Otani
V. 2018 Board Elections - Exhibition Chair & Membership Chair
VI. 2019 Ghost Ranch Artist Retreat
VII. Discounted Membership August - September
VIII. Speakers Bureau
VIX. F213 Curatorial Exhibition
X. Paper Jewelry Workshop Proposal
Creating a Collaborative Installation in Cuba
NCWCA members Judy Shintani and Lydia Nakashima Degarrod will talk about the making of their art installation in Santiago, Cuba. This collaborative work, which also included Astrid Kaemmerling, was designed by Lydia Nakashima Degarrod as part of the Visual Arts Symposium of the Canadian Association of Anthropologists’ Annual Meeting at Universidad de Oriente, in Santiago de Cuba, May 16-20, 2018.
MAP TO 347 LEWIS STREET, OAKLAND
2018 MEETING DATES & LOCATIONS
NCWCA offers monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of every month except December and January. In December, we hold our traditional year-end party and in January the board goes on a full-day retreat to review goals for the new year. In addition to monthly meetings, we offer periodic activities such as Art Tag; visits to galleries or museums, professional development classes, Land Art Day, and one-day conference or symposium.
2018 Monthly Meetings
January 14 Board Retreat, no chapter meeting. If you are interested in joining the board, please email ncwcachapter[at]gmail.com.
Feb 13 Arc Gallery 1246 Folsom, San Francisco
Mar 13 Aspen Building, 49 N San Mateo Dr, San Mateo
Apr 10 347 Lewis St, Oakland
May 8 Arc Gallery 1246 Folsom, San Francisco
Jun 12 Aspen Building, 49 N San Mateo Dr, San Mateo
Jul 10 347 Lewis St, Oakland
Aug 14 Arc Gallery 1246 Folsom, San Francisco
Sept 11 Aspen Building, 49 N San Mateo Dr, San Mateo
Oct 9Arc Gallery 1246 Folsom, San Francisco
Nov 03 347 Lewis St, Oakland
December Year-End Party Date TBD 347 Lewis St, Oakland
THESE ART TAG ROUNDS ARE IN PLAY
Saturday and Sunday Groups: Through My Window
Peninsula Group: Germination
Global Group: Burn
What Is Art Tag?
Members' July - August Shows
Click here for details
We Appreciate Our Donors
Elizabeth Addison , Mel Ahlborn, Elise Cheval, Gina Chiao, Tracy Ferron, Kathy Fujii-Oka, Kelly Hammargren, Kay Kang, Elaine Louie, Priscilla Otani, Sally Ruddy, Judy Shintani, Irma Velasquez, Caskey Weston, Tamara White and Sandra Yagi