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We welcome you to peruse our site. We are a group of women artists who come together for mutual support around our artistic endeavors. Learn more about our history, our meetings and our members. Contact us if you'd like to sit in on one of our meetings or get on our mailing list to be notified of our upcoming shows.

FALL Museum Exhibit coming October 2014.
Show dates: October 8 through November 1, 2014.
SPECIAL Opening Reception HOURS:
FRIDAY, October 10, 6:00 – 8:00 PM during 2nd Friday Art Walk
Closing Reception: Saturday, November 1, 12:30 – 2:30 PM
Bidding ends at 1:45 PM

Musuem Exhibit

 

This year’s exhibition will showcase the work of 23 talented artist members, working in a wide variety of mediums, such as clay monotype, collage, encaustic, oil and watercolor painting, mixed-media, ceramics, digital collage, graphite, pastel and photography. This event offers an opportunity to see work of local women artists and speak to them about their artwork and creative process.

The exhibit includes the Women’s Wall of Art, an AWA Silent Auction. Each piece is created for and donated to this event by the member artist. The Silent Auction begins on October 10th and concludes on Saturday, November 1st. Proceeds will benefit the AWA Art Awards Program, which was established to recognize and encourage local female artists creating in the visual arts.

The AWA 21th Annual Alameda Museum Exhibit 23 featured artists are:
Lily J. Abraham, Kate Anderson, Gretchen Blais, Bonnie Randall Boller, Renee Doty,
Robby Dickinson, Patricia Edith, Loretta Franke Valero, Wendy Lee Gadzuk,
N.Teddy Goldsworthy-hanner, Deborah Griffin, Miriam Infinger, Barbara James,
Briana Learnihan, Karen McCloud, Glenna Mills, Jeanie Moran, Ana Music-Anderson,
Thelma Richard, Joan Tharp, Nicole Wakeman, Jan Wall and Suzanne Wright.

Alameda Women Artists is an organization of artists dedicated to fellowship among artists, artistic and personal growth and professional exhibition and sales.

 

Alameda Museum
2324 Alameda Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501 | 510-521-1233
Located off Park Street between Central and Encinal Avenues
Exhibit Hours: Wed–Fri and Sun 1:30 PM–4:00 PM, Sat 11:00 AM–4:00 PM


 

SEE BELOW FOR POSTCARDS AND INFORMATION FROM OUR PREVIOUS SHOWS:
 ALAMEDA WOMEN ARTISTS HOLIDAY SHOW & SALE
at ARTISTIC HOME STUDIO AND BOUTIQUE
November & December, 2013 
located at  1419 Park Plaza, Park Street(mall), Alameda, CA, 510-263-0337
Shop Owners:  JaYing Wang & Rachel Ging

TWO Receptins during Second Friday Art Walks
Friday, November 8, 2013, 7:00 PM–9:00 PM
Friday, Deember 13, 2013, 7:00 PM–9:00 PM
Postcard Holday Show

www.artistichomestudio.com for more info

 

PREVIOUS EXHBITS:

postcard 2012 museum show

Alameda Women Artists present their
20th Annual Alameda Museum Exhibit
August 10 – August 31, 2013

Opening Reception
Saturday, August 10, 2013, 1:00 PM–3:00 PM hosted by AWA. Come and meet the artists, learn about their techniques and inspirations and begin bidding on the Silent Auction art.
A pianist will perform during the Exhibit Opening
Closing Reception & Art Boutique
Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 1:00 PM–3:00 PM

20th Anniversary Book Launch!
We're very excited about our new book, Alameda Women Artists Celebrate Twenty Years. Discover how this organization has supported women in the arts since its inception two decades ago and continues to contribute through its programs, workshops, and exhibit opportunities. The beautifully designed book features the artwork and commentary from our members spanning twenty years. Pick up your copy and have it signed by the artists during the Opening Reception, August 10, 2013.

Silent Art Auction
Continuing our tradition of fostering Alameda’s rich heritage in the arts, Alameda Women Artists present our 20th annual Silent Auction. Each piece in the Auction is created for and donated to this event by the member artist. Auction proceeds will benefit the AWA Student Art Awards Program supporting art education on the island of Alameda. Come celebrate this philanthropy and possibly take home a winning piece.

This event includes a members’ Sales Boutique and the closing of the Silent Auction at 2:15pm, when auction winners take home their new art.  

Participating Artists
Lily J. Abraham, Kate Anderson* , Gretchen Blais*, Bonnie Randall Boller*, Jane Crescent Brundage*, Renee Doty*, Patricia Edith, Mi’Chelle Fredrick*, Wendy Lee Gadzuk, Teddy Goldsworthy-hanner*, Deborah Griffin*, Miriam Infinger*, Barbara James, Deborah Kimsey*, Colene Leong, Mary Loughran, Christine Lyons, Karen McCloud, Glenna Mills*, Jeanie Moran, Thelma Richard, Joan Tharp*, Loretta Franke Valero*, Leah Virsik, Nicole Wakeman*, Linda Weinstock

* denotes image on the front of postcard

 

Alameda Museum
2324 Alameda Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501 | 510-521-1233
Located off Park Street between Central and Encinal Avenues
Exhibit Hours: Wed–Fri and Sun 1:30 PM–4:00 PM, Sat 11:00 AM–4:00 PM

 

For more information, email alamedawomenartists@gmail.com