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50th Anniversary of the Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series

This fall semester marks 50 years of the Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series! The Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series (DWAS) is the oldest continuous running exhibition space in the United States dedicated to making visible the work of emerging and established contemporary women artists. It is a program of CWAH in partnership with … Read More

Muriel Hasbun: Seismic Traces opens September 1

The Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series Galleries at Douglass Library has reopened to the Rutgers Community with our annual Estelle Lebowitz Endowed Visiting Artist exhibit! Muriel Hasbun: Seismic Traces will be on view from September 1 – December 13, 2021. Born in El Salvador to a Salvadoran-Palestinian-Christian father and a French-Polish-Jewish mother, Hasbun addresses … Read More

March2RUGardens – September 25

On September 25, 2021 join the Arts Integration Research Collaborative (AIR Collaborative) for the March2RUGardens! The Rutgers AIR Collaborative prioritizes creative placemaking to foster spatial justice through multidisciplinary research and curricular agendas that benefit and strengthen the Rutgers-New Brunswick campus and surrounding communities. March2RUGardens participants will join a choreographed, two-mile walk from the campus to … Read More

Call for Proposals: The Unfinished Battle: Women, Art/Work, and Feminisms

The Feminist Art Project is seeking proposals for our 2022 CAA Affiliated Society Session, The Unfinished Battle: Women, Art/Work, and Feminisms. Deadline is Thursday, September 16, 2021. This panel explores the ways in which artists, curators and scholars prioritize this deeply intersectional feminist issue, especially the labor of artists, in their work and research. In … Read More

Hana Janečková: Fulbright Visiting Scholar

CWAH is pleased to announce our 2021-22 Visiting Scholar, Hana Janečková. Janečková’s scholarly research while in the US is supported by a Fulbright-Masaryk Award. Her research project is centered on the politics of the body in contemporary art – with subjects such as health, sexuality, disability, reproduction, illness and care – and the way U.S. … Read More

Muriel Hasbun: Estelle Lebowitz Endowed Visiting Artist

CWAH is excited to announce that renowned artist, Muriel Hasbun, has been selected to be the 2021-22 Estelle Lebowitz Endowed Visiting Artist at Rutgers. Born in El Salvador to a Salvadoran-Palestinian-Christian father and a French-Polish-Jewish mother, photographer Muriel Hasbun addresses migration, displacement, and her unique family history throughout her work. She works through an intergenerational, … Read More

Alumni Profiles: Nanette Fluhr

Nanette Fluhr has painted the official portraits of judges, clergy, and CEOs, as well as more casual portraits of adults, children, and families, and her work is in private and public collections around the world. In almost every case, her portraits begin with a conversation with the subject so that Fluhr RC’87 can get a … Read More

Rejoinder online journal now available

This issue of Rejoinder explores the Climate Crisis in our midst. The climate breakdown is causing rising sea levels, extreme weather events, and the circulation of new pathogens. Women and children, the majority of the world’s poor, are already disproportionately burdened by its effects. “Climate change,” as former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary … Read More

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