Thursday, June 5, 2008

Project 3: Empowered by Artistry

Sankofa Doll Artistry will be participating in:

Project 3: Empowered by Artistry
Sewall- Belmont House and Museum
144 Constitution Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002-5608
Open for tours Tuesday to Saturday
Cost: FREE

Opening Reception: Wednesday, June 18, 2008
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Exhibition Dates: June 11, 2008 - Aug 30, 2008

Co-Sponsored by Art for Global Development, Authentic Art Consulting, Girls Gotta Run Foundation, and The ThickArt Collaborative
Project 3: Empowered by Artistry a collaborative effort of three initiatives including the Making Herstory Series under the title "La Femme: The Feminine"La Femme: The feminine is an exhibition featuring women artists from the DC Metropolitan area and an extension of the Making Herstory exhibition series sponsored by AAC and ThickArt.

In addition, this special exhibition of women artists is a part of a larger exhibition featuring artwork of women from two additional organizations including the Girls Gotta Run Foundation and Art for Global Development (Treasure Postcards). Artwork selected for La Femme portion of the exhibition is based on the theme of the power and softness of women.

Artists selected for the exhibition include:

Prudence Bonds
Audrey Brown
Tess Chatfield
Zandra Chestnut
Ann Marie Coolick
Danielle Eure
Magaly Garza
Pam Hilliard
Kim Iles
Cynthia Johnson
Nihal Kecceci
Tina Lassiter
Sonya Lawyer
Heather Levy
Kiki Mcgrath
Bryanna Millis
Hester Ohbi
Patricia Ortman
Zenobia Rickford
Yelena Rodina
Heather Schmaedeke
Patricia Steck
Sherry Ways

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