2017 UPCOMING EVENTS:
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, 7 pm NANCY AZARA, (sculptor & founding member of NY Feminist Art Institute) on her work
Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Ave. (between 36th & 37th Streets)
New York, NY
ROOM #17C
Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:30-5:30 pm WIA exhibition "Fall Transitions in Color & Shape" Oct. 4-15
Opening reception, artists talk at 3 pm
Broadway Mall Community Center Gallery
96th Street & Broadway center isle
New York, NY
2017 Past Events
Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 6pm WIA Annual Dinner at the Good Stuff Diner 109 West 14th Street (off Ave. of Americas) New York, NY
Friday, May 12, 2017, 6pm Meet at MoMA for Women in Abstraction show
11 West 53rd St., New York, NY
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 7-9 pm WOMEN CHOOSE WOMEN IN THE HISTORY OF ART
Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, Room 16K, New York, NY
WIA Members' presentations on female artists who influenced them.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 7-9pm WIA Celebrates WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
Share 3 of your original works of art
Ripley-Grier Studios, 939 Eighth Ave., Room 3C, New York, NY
(betw 55 & 56th St's. near Columbus Circle)
2016 Past Events
Saturday, December 17, 2016, 2pm WIA Holiday Gathering
Metropolitan Museum of Art cafeteria
New York, NY
Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 7-9pm ARTISTS SHARE INFORMATION NIGHT
Ripley-Grier Studios - 520 Eighth Ave., Room 17-C, 17th floor
New York, NY
Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 7-9m NEW MEDIA TODAY: A PRIMER FOR ARTISTS with Helen Levin
Ripley-Grier Studios - 520 Eighth Ave.
New York, NY
Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7-9pm COPYRIGHT ESSENTIALS with Betsy Dale, Staff Attorney,
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
520 Eighth Avenue, Room 17-I, 17th floor
New York, NY
April 8 - August 26, 2016 WIA Exhibition - "Neighbors & Neighborhoods Past & Present:
Celebrating Jane Jacobs at 100"
Citi Atrium
One Court Square, Long Island City, NY
Mon-Fri., 8:30am - 5pm
Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 6:30pm Annual Dinner - Salmagundi Club
47 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 7-9pm Q&A with KARA L. ROONEY - Artist, critic & managing art editor, "The Brooklyn Rail"
Ripley-Grier Studios - 520 Eighth Avenue, Studio 17C
New York, NY
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7-9pm WIA SKETCH NIGHT - Artists draw artists!
Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY
Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 7-9pm WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION
Bring 2-3 of your original artworks to show the group
Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, Studio 16A, New York, NY
Saturday, January 9, 2016, 2:30 - 4:30pm OPENING RECEPTION
"Doing the Math: Artists Reframe Geometry" exhibition through Feb. 26, 2016
Community Gallery/Riverside Library
127 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY
September 30 - October 18, 2015 WIA Exhibition - "Artists and Poetry"
Artists reveal connections between their art and poetry Broadway Mall Community Center Gallery/WSAC
West 96th Street & Broadway center isle
New York, NY
Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 7 pm Violet Baxter on "PERCEPTION AND INVENTION"
at Ripley-Grier Studios
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio 2A, New York, NY
Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 7 pm THE ART OF MOVEMENT - a workshop presentation by
Kay Nishikawa of K2Dance
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio 2A, New York, NY
Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7 pm Women's History Month Celebration
Bring 2-3 works of your art to show
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio 2A, New York, NY
Friday, December 19, 2014, 2:30 pm WIA Holiday Gathering - cafeteria of the
Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 7 pm WIA members' Movie Night, free screening of "Tim's Vermeer"
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio 2A, New York, NY
Saturday, November 1, 2014, 5 pm WIA gathering for First Saturday at the
Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, October 11, 2014, 3 pm WIA gathering at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Greek Wing near the circular fountain
Fifth Avenue at 81st Street, New York, NY
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 1:30-4 pm OPENING RECEPTION
People to People, Island to Island art exhibition
Colonels Row Building 410
Governor's Island, NY
OPEN DAILY through JULY 27, 2014
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 5:30 pm WIA JUNE DINNER
Salmagundi Club
47 Fifth Avenue, New York City
Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 7 pm CAREER DEVELOPMENT FOR THE FINE ARTIST
with Karen Fitzgerald
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio, New York, NY
Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 7 pm WIA/NY Meeting program speaker:
Curator WENDY TARLOW KAPLAN
939 Eighth Avenue, Studio 2A, New York, NY
Friday, April 11, 2014, 5-8 p.m. EXHIBITION RECEPTION for River of Art 2
310Art at Riverview Station
191 Lyman Street, Asheville, NC
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 7 pm WOMEN'S HISTORY CELEBRATION
Bring 2 works of your own art to show at WIA/NY Meeting
939 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY
Saturday, March 1, 2014, 5:30 pm Gathering for FIRST SATURDAY at the BROOKLYN MUSEUM
Theme: Women's History Month & Mardi Gras
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, December 14, 2013, 2:30 p.m. Holiday Gathering in Cafe, Museum of the City of NY
104 Street & Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 7 pm MARKETING FOR ARTISTS with Rosetta Bentz
939 Eighth Avenue, #2a, New York, NY
Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 7 pm Artist residencies, and what do we want from WIA? with Betsy Gross
939 Eighth Avenue#2A, New York, NY
Saturday, August 3, 2013, 2-4 pm Opening Reception
Home & Habitat group show
Riverside Library Community Gallery
127 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY
Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 6:30 pm WIA Dinner
Tandoori - North Indian Cuisine Bar & Restaurant
210 West 94th Street, New York, NY
Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 12:30-2 pm WIA / Asheville Meeting
Healthy Potluck, Lee Krasner Book Talk & Business Meeting
191 Lyman St. #310 River's Edge Studio
Asheville, NC
Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7 - 9 pm WIA Business Meeting & exhibitions planning
939 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY
Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 7 - 9 pm Women's History Month Celebration
Ripley-Grier Studios
939 Eighth Avenue, Room 2A, New York, NY
Saturday, December 15, 2012 - 1 pm Informal Holiday Gathering at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
Main Cafeteria, lower level
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 7 - 9 pm Make-A-Postcard, Win-A-Postcard!
Mini-Fundraiser
Canson Papers Watercolor cards with matching envelopes donated by Hamelin Brands
SLC Centers
352 Seventh Avenue, 16th floor, New York, NY
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 7 - 9 pm Organizing: Inside & Out, Part 2
with Sharon Florin & Helaine Soller
SLC Centers
352 Seventh Avenue, 16th floor, New York, NY
Saturday, September 22, 2012 WIA Asheville - Potluck brunch/art share/brainstorming session
310 ART Gallery
River Arts District, 191 Lyman Street
Asheville, NC
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 7 - 9 pm Organizing: Inside & Out, Part 1
presentation by Olga Sheirr with Helaine Soller, Barbara Schaeffer & Linda Butti
SLC Centers
352 Seventh Avenue, 16th floor, New York, NY
Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 5:30 pm WIA dinner at Coffee Shop on Union Square West
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Discussion of women artists in the Whitney Biennial
led by Marcia Ostwind
Community Center Front Lounge
28 East 35th Street, New York, NY
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Why do we belong to WIA?
led by Betsy Gross
Community Center Front Lounge
28 East 35th Street, New York, NY
Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 7 pm Women's History Month
Showing and discussion of works by WIA members
Community Center Front Lounge, New York, NY
Saturday, December 17, 2011, 1 pm Informal Holiday Gathering at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Main Cafeteria, New York NY
Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 7 - 9 pm Planning your Art Estate
& Nominations for Coordinating Board 2012-2014
Community Center Front Lounge
New York, NY
Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 7 - 9 pm Presentations on Women Artists in History
Community Center Front Lounge
New York, NY
Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 7 - 9 pm Promotion: What Works!
Community Center Front Lounge
New York, NY
Friday, September 16, 2011, 5 - 7:30pm SeptemberShow - Opening Reception
Callahan Gallery / St. Francis College
Brooklyn NY
http://brooklynheightspress.wordpress.com/2011/08/17/september-show-art-exhibit-at-st-francis/
Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 5:30 pm WIA Annual Dinner celebrating our 40th Anniversary
Coffee Shop Restaurant
29 Union Square West
New York, NY
Saturday, May 16, 2011, 5:30-8 pm River of Art - Opening Reception
310Art at Riverview Station North
Asheville, NC
The Asheville Citizen-Times, Apr. 12, 2011
Thursday, April 21, 2011, 6:30pm Business Meeting
Salmagundi Art Club
New York, NY
Thursday, March 17, 2011, 7pm A presentation of artwork by all attendees in honor of
Women's History Month
Community Church Front Lounge
New York, NY
Thursday, January 20, 2011, 7-9pm 3 minute presentations by WIA members - art, dramatic readings, poetry - that has given energy to their visual art
Drama Book Shop
New York, NY
October 21, 2010, 7pm Hilda Demsky "Inspiration on a Residency: Things to Consider"
Salmagundi Club
New York, NY
September 23, 2010, 6:30pm Welcome New WIA Members, A presentation of their work University Settlement at the Houston Street Center
New York, NY
April 22, 2010, 7pm Marlene Vaccaro on "Gallery307 & the Carter Burden Center"
Salmagundi Club
New York, NY
March 18, 2010, 7pm Women Artists in History presentation in honor of Women’s History Month
Community Room-150 West 96th Street
New York, NY
Thursday, November 19, 2009, 7pm Nominations for the Coordinating Board for 2010 and 2011
Community Room - 150 West 96th Street
New York, NY
Thursday, October 15, 2009, 6pm Celebration of the 93rd birthday of Rebecca Cooperman
Chelsea Cottage Chinese Restaurant
New York, NY
Thursday, September 3, 2009, 7pm Rose Sigal Ibsen, a Demonstration of Chinese Calligraphy & Japanese Sumi Ink Brush Painting
Salmagundi Art Club
New York, NY
May 21, 2009, 7pm A Writing Workshop for Artists, Writer & Columbia University Professor June Gould
Community Center, 150 W. 96 St. New York, NY