THE IWA PROUDLY INTRODUCES ITS NEW NAME
WOMEN AND THE ARTS COLLABORATIVE!

Visit us again soon for our updated website and more information about our expansion!


IWA PROGRAMS 

Estelle Lebowitz Visiting Artist-in-Residence Lectureship
brings to the Rutgers University community and general public the work of a renowned contemporary woman artist through exhibitions, class visits, and public lecture.

The Feminist Art Project
is an international collaborative initiative recognizing the aesthetic, intellectual and political impact of women on the visual arts, art history and art practice, past and present. The project promotes diverse feminist art events, education and publications through its website and online calendar; and facilitates networking and regional program development throughout the world.

Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series
at the Douglass Library Galleries, Rutgers University, founded in 1971, is the oldest continuously running exhibition venue for contemporary women visual artists in the U.S.

Miriam Schapiro Archives
contains files related to women artists and art organizations. These collections are housed in Rutgers University Libraries Special Collections and University Archives and are open by appointment to scholars, curators, researchers and students who seek documentation about women's art practices.

On-Line Education
E-courses about women artists, their achievements, and impact on culture and society; race and contemporary art; homosexuality and visual culture.

Women Artists Archive National Directory
is an innovative web directory to U.S. archival collections of primary source materials by and about women visual artists active in the U.S. since 1945.


Facebook       Vimeo      Twitter

Momentum: Women/Art/Technology
Spring 2015 Programming

January 20 - April 17, 2015
Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series Galleries

image
Camille Utterback, Fluid Studies (Nodules), 2013

EMILIA FORSTREUTER, JENNIFER HALL, CLAUDIA HART, YAEL KANAREK, JEANNETTE LOUIE, RANU MUKHERJEE, MARY BATES NEUBAUER, MARIE SIVAK, CAMILLE UTTERBACK, ADRIANNE WORTZEL, JANET ZWEIG

Mabel Smith Douglass Library, 8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Gallery Hours: M-F 9am-4:30pm

Map and directions (PDF)

_____________________________

January 20 - April 17, 2015
Rutgers University Art Library

image
Adrianne Wortzel, SOLACE AND PERPETUITY: a life story, 2015

ADRIANNE WORTZEL

Rutgers Art Library, Voorhees Hall
71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Gallery Hours and Directions

_____________________________

Reception and Artists' Conversation

March 26, Reception 5pm / Conversation 5:30pm
Mabel Smith Douglass Library
8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
RSVP requested
Map and directions (PDF)

Press Release for exhibitions & event

MTV: Momentum Technology Videos October 1, 2014 - April 1, 2015

NOW PLAYING!
  

Momentum: Women/Art/Technology

CAMPUS HIGHLIGHTS

image

Gender Play / Playing with Gender

April 18, 2015
Panel Discussion at the Extending Play conference (April 17 - 18)
Livingston Student Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Avenue, Piscataway, NJ 08854

More information

image

Frida Kahlo, Self-Portrait (The Frame), 1938

Women and Creativity House Student Exhibition

April 24 - May 4, 2015
Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series Galleries, Douglass Library
8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Gallery Hours: M-F 9am-4:30pm, weekends by appointment
Map and directions (PDF)

Reception
April 27, 2015, 7:15-8:35pm
Douglass Library
8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

image

Artemisia Gentileschi, Self Portrait as the Allegory of Painting

Now Open: Online courses!

REGISTER TODAY!
Registration Instructions

The Institute for Women and Art (IWA) in partnership with the Department of Women's and Gender Studies at Rutgers.

Gender, Art, and Society
Course number: 988:255
  
Homosexuality and Visual Culture
Course number: 988:259
Gender, Race and Contemporary Art - NEW MATERIALS!
Course number: 988-258
Gender and the Body: Representations and Pornography
Course number: 988-257

Please note that these are online course. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND HOW TO REGISTER

UPCOMING EVENTS

image
Ranu Mukherjee, Nearing and Viewing

Momentum: Women/Art/Technology - Reception and Artists' Conversation

March 26, 2015, Reception 5pm / Conversation 5:30pm
Douglass Library
8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Map and directions (PDF
RSVP requested

OFF CAMPUS HIGHLIGHTS

TFAP@CAA

TFAP@CAA The Feminist Art Project Day of Panels
COLLECTIVE CREATIVITY: COLLABORATION AND COLLECTIVES IN FEMINIST ART PRACTICE

Saturday, February 14, 2015, 9:30am-5pm
Museum of Art and Design
2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019
More information

LEARN MORE ABOUT TFAP@CAA

SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS

image

Fertile Crescent: Gender, Art, and Society
Book for the exhibition and showcase of women artists, filmmakers, writers, scholars, and performers of Middle East heritage, "Fertile Crescent: Gender, Art, and Society." Essays by Judith K. Brodsky, Ferris Olin, Kelly Baum, Gilane Tawadros, and Margot Badran. To purchase a copy of the book, click here!
To learn more about the Fertile Crescent Project visit fertile-crescent.org

ONLINE EXHIBITIONS

imageJoan Snyder, Red Flowers, 2010, paper pulp painting

40 Years of Women Artists at Douglass Library
Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series 40th Anniversary Virtual Exhibition (1971-2011)

The IWA celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series by launching its first virtual exhibition. The virtual exhibit went live on April 30, 2012, and will remain on the website in perpetuity as an over-arching archival representation of the remarkable women artists who have exhibited in the series.
View the Virtual Exhibit!

  

Women and the Arts Collaborative (formerly the Institute for Women and Art) is a unit of the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion (OIDI), and is a consortium member of the Institute for Women's Leadership at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.
ADA Compliance

Follow the OIDI on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest!

Women and the Arts Collaborative/Institute for Women and Art, Rutgers University, 640 Bartholomew Road, #125A, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8003