MIDWEST WOMEN ARTISTS 1940-1960
DISCOVERING THEIR WORK, TELLING THEIR STORIES, LEARNING FROM THE PAST
OCTOBER 22 & 23, 2015
This interdisciplinary conference explored the art, experiences and legacies of women artists working in the Midwest from the end of the Great Depression through World War II and the prosperity of the 1950s.
The symposium was organized by the Bradley University Art History Program and the Illinois Women Artists Project with support from the Inland Visual Studies Center and Peoria Riverfront Museum.
This program was made possible in part by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Illinois General Assembly.
THE SYMPOSIUM WAS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
The next symposium will be held November 2-3, 2017. Please check back for details.