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Wilhelmina Cole Holladay’s idea for NMWA’s State and International Committees evolved at the same time her concept for the museum itself evolved, and was, in fact, an integral part of her model for the museum’s structure. Georgia was one of the first states contacted (1985), and was one of the first to respond. Atlantans Jean Astrop, Eleanor Ridley, and the late Vee Adair and Ellie Atuk quickly put together a core of dedicated women from throughout the state, and within months a board was formed and the organizations first event was held. read more

Women to Watch

Heavy Metal
Women to Watch 2018

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC
June 29 – September 9, 2018
Opening Reception: June 27, 6:30-8:30pm

In this fifth installment of the Women to Watch exhibition series, artists enthusiastically investigate the physical properties and expressive potential of metalwork, long considered to be the domain of men. read more

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Join the art lovers, curators, collectors, artists and art supporters dedicated to promoting the National Museum of Women in the Arts. As a committee of the museum, we broaden the membership of the museum, create events highlighting the accomplishments of women and promote women artists in Georgia to achieve national and international recognition.

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