WCA artists; Sue Beutler, Barbara Melnik Carson, Sophie Grillet, Sandra Shelly, Corrine Vivian and Barbara Goodsitt are in the exhibit “Celebrating Women”, an AAWA juried exhibit featuring artists interpretations of Women, their roles, relationships and importance as leaders. This exhibit is being held in conjunction with The Historical Center’s exhibit, “Petticoat Patriots”: Women’s Suffrage Movement (Michigan was the second state to put this issue on their ballot.)
Unsung Heroes FEMA Trailers Suzanne Beutler
Cafeteria Mom Barbara Melnik Carson
Woman of Color Barbara Goodsitt
Women Hold Up Half the Sky Sophie Grillet
Lamentation Sandra Shelly
Lady of the Garden Club Corrine Vivian
Come join us November 7th from 2pm-4pm for an Artist Reception at Michigan Women’s Historical Center & Hall of Fame 213 W Main St., Lansing, MI 48933-2315 http://www.michiganwomenshalloffame.org/pages/exhibits_art.htm
The exhibit runs November 7th through January 31, 2011. Museum hours: Wednesday – Saturday 12-4 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 p.m.
If you are a Michigan woman artist and would like your art to be considered for display inside the Historical Center’s Elizabeth Belen Gallery, please check the website for the applicaton. For more information contact the Michigan Women’s Historical Center at 517-484-1880, extension 202.