Schedule


MIDWEST WOMEN ARTISTS SYMPOSIUM
Transforming Midwest Culture and Society: Women Artists, 1960s to 1980s

DISCOVERING THEIR WORK, TELLING THEIR STORIES, LEARNING FROM THE PAST

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Eugene & Harriet Swager Fund for Public Art and the Taylor & Corinne French Fund/Fine Arts.

NOVEMBER 2 & 3, 2017
BRADLEY UNIVERSITY, PEORIA, ILLINOIS

Symposium Schedule

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2017

noon - 1:30 pm Lunch will be available for purchase at a nominal cost (location tbd)

1:00-3:00 pm Visit exhibits dedicated to women in the arts at locations around Peoria (list being prepared)

2:30-3:00 pm Registration at Horowitz Auditorium.

3:00 pm Welcome

3:10 pm Panel: New Directions and Ideas: Jane Gilmor, with Barbara Ciujek, Donna Seaman, Jane Stevens and Sandra Menefee Taylor

5:00 pm Keynote Address Lynne Warren, Curator of Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, will give the Keynote Address on the Bradley campus.

6:00-7:00 pm Exhibition viewing in Heuser and Hartmann galleries

6:15-7:00 pm Reception for the exhibitions at the Hartmann Gallery.


FRIDAY NOVEMBER 3, 2017 all sessions at Hayden-Clark Alumni Center

8:00-8:30 am Registration

8:30-8:45 am Welcome

8:45-10:15 am Panel: Social and Cultural Impact of Women Artists: Christine Rojek, with Arlene Turner Crawford, Joanna Gardner-Huggett, Lindsay Lochman and Fern Shaffer

10:15-10:35 am Break

10:35-11:05 am Presentation

11:10-11:40 am Presentation

11:40 am-noon Discussion

12:00-12:45 pm Lunch

12:45-2:15 pm Panel: Writing About Art: Barbara Jaffee, with Susan Snodgrass

2:15-2:35 pm Break

2:35-3:05 pm Presentation

3:10-3:40 pm Presentation

3:40-4:00 pm Discussion

4:00 pm Closing Remarks