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OAC’s Riffe Gallery presents Paper Routes – Women to Watch 2020, Ohio

October 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on August 13, 2020 12:00 am at 6:30 pm

One event on August 27, 2020 12:00 am at 6:30 pm

One event on September 3, 2020 12:00 am at 6:30 pm

One event on September 12, 2020 12:00 am at 1:00 pm

One event on October 1, 2020 12:00 am at 6:30 pm

One event on October 8, 2020 12:00 am at 5:30 pm

One event on October 17, 2020 12:00 am at 2:00 pm

The Ohio Arts Council’s (OAC) Riffe Gallery, in collaboration with the Ohio Advisory Group of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, presents Paper Routes: Women to Watch 2020 – Ohio, July 30 – October 17, 2020. The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) in Washington D.C. is the world’s only museum solely dedicated to celebrating the creative accomplishments of women. With its collections, exhibitions, programs, and online content, NMWA champions women through the arts and advocates for equity. As the exclusive affiliate of the Women’s Museum in Ohio, the Ohio Advisory Group (OAG) of NMWA extends the mission by showcasing women’s contributions to Ohio’s rich cultural landscape. The founding members of the OAG are distinguished women leaders in the region who share a passion for the arts and/or advocacy for women. The exhibition was curated by Matt Distel and Stephanie Rond.

Featured artists include Kristine Elizabeth Donnelly, ¡Katie B Funk!, Sydney Joslin-Knapp, Sarah Kabot, Natalie Lanese, Charlotte McGraw, Emily Moores, Susan Li O’Connor, Alice Pixley Young, Sa’dia Rehman, Carmen Romine, Adrienne Slane, and Breanne Trammell.

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND ONLINE UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Virtual Curators’ Tour with
Matt Distel and Stephanie Rond
Friday, July 31, 12 – 1 p.m.
Matt Distel and Stephanie Rond will virtually lead guests through the exhibition and discuss their curatorial process, providing the backgrounds and inspirations of featured works in the show.

Virtual Artist Talk
Natalie Lanese
Thursday, Aug. 13, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Virtual Artist Talk
Artist Demo
with Susan Li O’Connor
Thursday, Aug. 27, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Long-time educator Susan Li O’Connor will virtually discuss the parallels between her work in the exhibition and her personal journey. Audience members will get a chance to get a glimpse into the studio life and an understanding of how her work is made.

Virtual Artist Talk
Alice Pixley Young
Thursday, Sept. 3, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Virtual Make It
Friends and Family Workshop
with Charlotte McGraw
Saturday Sept. 12, 1- 3 p.m.
Participants virtually attending will be making a quirky creature from Charlotte’s make-believe town of “Charlottesville.” These are collage portraits of treasured town folk that have all sorts of jobs and special talents. Recommended materials for this workshop are available at riffegallery.org

Virtual Artist Talk
Adrienne Slane
Thursday, October 1, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Creative Writing Workshop
with Mimi Chenfeld
Thursday, October 8, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Join celebrated author, teacher, poet, and folk dancer Mimi Chenfeld for an evening of joy and creativity as she virtually leads a workshop that is sure to inspire. As a beloved literary artist, Mimi Chenfeld is also a great Ohio woman to watch.

Closing Reception at the Riffe Gallery
Saturday, October 17, 2 – 4 p.m.

Guests can celebrate the accomplished artists and incredible work from the exhibition while enjoying music from violinist Mariko Shimasaki and cellist Diana Flores.

Postcard image credit : Kristine Elizabeth Donnelly, “Afterglow”

Postcard designer: Susan Hessler

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Date:
October 8
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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