Colleagues & Friends: Kate Lewis
Dec
14
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues & Friends: Kate Lewis

Kate Lewis, Agnes Gund Chief Conservator of The David Booth Conservation Department at The Museum of Modern Art, is joined by Jennifer Hickey, Research Conservator at The Joan Mitchell Foundation for a conversation about their career paths, new directions in conservation, stewardship, and more.

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Colleagues & Friends: Women in Tech
Jun
26
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues & Friends: Women in Tech

Join us for a conversation with Stas Johnson-Chyzhykov, Director of Collector Relations and Gallery Sales at Artsy, along with her colleagues Alex Banfich, Associate Director of Gallery Partnerships, and Jessica Backus, Director of Gallery and Art Fair Relations to discuss breaking through to leadership roles in technology and the challenges and rewards of team management.

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Colleagues & Friends: Sara Reisman
May
22
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues & Friends: Sara Reisman

Sara Riesman, Executive Director & Artistic Director of the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, is joined by Debra Wimpfheimer, Interim Director of the Queens Museum, and Rachel Raphaela Gugelberger, Curator & Director of NLE Curatorial Lab (NLE Lab) for a conversation on their career paths and the role of socially engaged art.

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2018 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
Mar
3
10:00 AM10:00

2018 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

  • MoMA | Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Education and Research Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

POWarts is once again a co-organizer of the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, the annual day-long communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to gender, art, and feminism. Join us for a full day of activities including a conversation on Internet activism, Wikipedia trainings, breakout groups, and gallery sessions in MoMA exhibitions.

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POWarts Book Club: "You Must Change Your Life" with Rachel Corbett
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

POWarts Book Club: "You Must Change Your Life" with Rachel Corbett

Join us for another meeting of the POWarts Book Club, featuring a conversation with author Rachel Corbett about her debut book You Must Change Your Life: The Story of Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin. The book recounts the remarkable friendship of two extraordinary artists at the dawn of modernism. The Times Literary Supplement calls it “a beautiful exercise in compact, interwoven double biography.”

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Colleagues & Friends: Johanna Burton
Jan
9
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues & Friends: Johanna Burton

Johanna Burton, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement at the New Museum invites Megan Heuer, Director of Public Programs and Public Engagement at the Whitney Museum of American Art and Sara O’Keeffe, Assistant Curator at the New Museum, to discuss their career trajectories and the relationship between curatorial work and public programming.

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Beyond Collecting: Female Arts Patrons and Expanded Definitions of Support
Dec
18
6:30 PM18:30

Beyond Collecting: Female Arts Patrons and Expanded Definitions of Support

Join POWarts for our third panel discussion addressing representation, visibility, and criticism in the arts. These panel discussions will raise essential questions about feminism and diversity in the arts, providing a framework for all industry professionals to better address and understand these issues.

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Colleagues & Friends: Janice Sands
Oct
19
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues & Friends: Janice Sands

Janice Sands, executive director of Pen + Brush will discuss reshaping arts organizations to provide opportunities for women artists in both the primary and secondary art marketplaces. She will be joined by Linda Blumberg, Executive Director of the Art Dealers Association of America, and Dawn Delikat, Associate Director of Pen + Brush.

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Beyond Representation: Gender Equity in the Gallery System
Jul
19
6:30 PM18:30

Beyond Representation: Gender Equity in the Gallery System

Join POWarts for the second part of our summer series tackling issues of representation, visibility, and criticism in the arts. This series of panel discussions raises essential questions about feminism and diversity in the arts, providing a framework for all industry professionals to better address and understand these issues.

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Book Club: A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women with Siri Hustvedt
May
11
6:30 PM18:30

Book Club: A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women with Siri Hustvedt

Join us for the second meeting of the POWarts Book Club, featuring a conversation with author Siri Hustvedt about her new book A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women. A compelling and radical collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience, psychology, and philosophy, this is Hustvedt’s first work of non-fiction.

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Private Tour: ICP's Perpetual Revolution with Erin Barnett
Apr
27
6:30 PM18:30

Private Tour: ICP's Perpetual Revolution with Erin Barnett

Join POWarts for a behind-the-scenes tour of the International Center of Photography's current exhibition, Perpetual Revolution: The Image and Social Change. Erin Barnett, Director of Exhibitions and Collections, will led a behind-the-scenes tour and provide insight into ICP's recent relocation and the institution's plans for the future. This event, open only to POWarts Members and their guests, will be followed by drinks and conversation at Bonnie Vee. 

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Colleagues and Friends: Rebecca Siegel
Mar
29
8:30 AM08:30

Colleagues and Friends: Rebecca Siegel

  • FIT Goodman Building, 6th Fl, Room E625 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Rebecca Ann Siegel, co-founder and publisher of Even, will discuss communications in the arts, culture's growing audience, and successful strategies for engagement. She's joined by Sarah Goulet, founder of her own public relations consultancy, and Mackie Healy, head of communications at Lisson Gallery in New York.

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2017 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
Mar
11
10:00 AM10:00

2017 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

  • MoMA | Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Education and Research Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for an all-day communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. The day begins with a conversation about Internet activism, featuring Joanne McNeil and Zara Rahman, moderated by Kimberly Drew. Afternoon breakout groups will engage in focused discussions about intersectionality and librarianship, power structures in notability guidelines on Wikipedia, and radical archives. Tutorials for beginner Wikipedians, reference materials, childcare, and refreshments will be available throughout the day.

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