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American Women Artists Artist Symposium


The Daise Auditorium
Wall Lowcountry Center

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Join artists, curators, gallerists, and collectors to discuss topics related to women in the arts. 



10 am Jann Gilmore, Ph.D. presentation History of American Women Artists 1991-2022

11 am Robin Salmon presentation Modelers and Carvers: Women Sculptors at Brookgreen

Noon break

1-3 Panelist roundtable Women in the Arts Pushing Forward Reaching Back


Speakers and panelists are:

Anne Brown, former Associate Publisher, Streamline Publishing (Fine Art Connoisseur/PleinAir Magazine)

Jann Haynes Gilmore, PhD, art historian and AWA Board member

A.G. Markel, AWA Associate member and sculptor

Cheryl Newby, collector and retired founder of Cheryl Newby Gallery (now Floyd Fine Arts)

Brittany Richmond, Assistant Curator, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah College of Art and Design

Robin Salmon, VP of Art and Historical Collections/Curator of Sculpture, Brookgreen Gardens

Donna Howell-Sickles, AWA Master Signature member and early AWA leader, painter, gallerist

Michele Marceau, owner, Principle Gallery


Sandra Harris, Executive Director of American Women Artists, will moderate the Symposium. It is made by possible by a generous donation by Presenting Sponsor Edmund S. Twining III.

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