American Women Artists

articles and essays about exhibitions

focusing on individual women artists

published 2006 - 2008


This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "American Women Artists." Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to the articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the date of publication in Resource Library.

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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

Nancy Newhall and the Museum of Modern Art, 1942-1946; essay by Erin O'Toole (11/20/08)

Nancy Newhall: A Literacy of Images / Introduction; essay by Merry Foresta (11/20/08)

Nancy Newhall: A Literacy of Images (11/12/08)

Ann Gale's Interstitial Portraits; essay by Mark Van Proyen (11/6/08)

Bessie Potter Vonnoh: Sculptor of Women (10/7/08)

Clare Leighton's Art and Craft: Exploring Her Rich Legacy through the Pratt Collection; essay by Caroline Mesrobian Hickman (8/8/08)

Clare Leighton: Her Family Foundations; essay by David Leighton (8/8/08)

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love (7/23/08)

Elaine Badgley Arnoux: Once Upon a Time (7/18/08)

Anna Richards Brewster, American Impressionist; article by Laura Vookles (7/17/08)

Catherine Opie: American Photographer (7/7/08)

"Miss O'Keeffe" - Photography and Fame; essay by Susan Danly (7/5/08)

Georgia O'Keeffe and the Camera: The Art of Identity (7/5/08)

Ellen Lanyon: A Wonder Production (6/27/08)

Quiet Spirit, Skillful Hand: The Graphic Work of Clare Leighton (5/30/08)

Georgia O'Keeffe and Ansel Adams: Natural Affinities (5/24/08)

Iris Apfel: Rare Bird of Fashion; essay by Constance Schwartz (5/17/08)

Introduction - Iris Apfel: Rare Bird of Fashion; essay by Franklin Hill Perrell (5/17/08)

Iris Apfel: Rare Bird of Fashion (5/17/08)

Neke Carson: Eyeball Portraits and Beyond + Neke Paints Andy '72 (5/8/08)

Denise Fleming: Painting with Paper (5/6/08)

Sherry Markovitz: Shimmer, Paintings and Sculptures 1979 - 2007 (5/5/08)

Olive Vandruff: 100 at 100 (4/30/08)

Power Up: Serigraphs by Corita Kent; text by Glori Simmons (3/29/08)

Helen Inez Seibert; biography by Stuart Denenberg (3/28/08)

Laurie Hogin: The Forest of the Future (12/3/07)

Cynthia Brants: Beyond the Circle; with text by Margaret Blagg (11/24/07)

Amanda Snyder: Structures; essay by Roger Hull (11/23/07)

I Am: Prints by Elizabeth Catlett (11/23/07)

Amanda Snyder: Structures (11/17/07)

Elsie Driggs: The Quick and the Classical (11/7/07)

The Holy Experiment: Violet Oakley Mural Studies (11/6/07)

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love (11/6/07)

Pip Brant: The Flying Carpet and Other Reusables; with essay by Eleanor Heartney (11/5/07)

Jane Hammond: Paper Work (7/27/07)

Minerva Teichert: Pageants in Paint (7/23/07)

Belle Baranceanu: The Artist at Work (6/20/07)

The Needle's Song: The Folk Art of Ethel Wright Mohamed; with text by Jill R. Chancey (6/4/07)

Cecilia Beaux, American Figure Painter (5/31/07)

Suzanne Chamlin: Painting the Landscape and Other Views (5/21/07)

Lorna Simpson (5/10/07)

Jusour wa Kusour: The Work of Doris Bittar, 1989-2007 (3/19/07)

Patterns and Rhythms: Paintings by Anita Rodriguez (3/2/07)

Grandma Moses: Grandmother to the Nation (1/25/07)

Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer's Life, 1990-2005 (1/18/07)

Bridges and Waterfalls: Georgia O'Keeffe in Hawaii (12/4/06)

Margaret J. Patterson: Master of Color and Light, with article "Margaret Patterson: Master of Color and Design" by Cindy Nickerson (11/28/06)

Cecily Brown (11/28/06)

Seonna Hong; essay by Dana Self (11/13/06)

Melissa Zink: Quiddities, essay by Stephen Parks (11/2/06)

Kiki Smith: A Gathering, 1980-2005 (10/4/06)

Taoseños and Sojourners: The Photographs of Mildred Tolbert (9/1/06)

Melissa Zink: The Language of Enchantment (8/28/06)

Georgia O'Keeffe: Color and Conservation (6/26/06)

Sue Jean Covacevich: Pioneer Kansas Abstract Artist, with article by Stephen Gleissner (7/10/06)

Deborah Butterfield (6/8/06)

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: Made in America (5/15//06)

Valerie Hammond (5/11/06)

Julie Heffernan: Everything That Rises (4/20/06)

Catherine Opie: In and Around Home (2/18/06)

Betye Saar: Extending the Frozen Moment (2/7/06)

Flora, Fauna, and Fantasy: The Art of Dorothy Lathrop (2/3/06)

Between Heaven and Earth: The Paintings of Martha Mayer Erlebacher (2/3/06)

Honoring Heroes in History: Illustrations from the Coretta Scott King Book Awards, 2001-2005 (2/2/06)

Gladys Nilsson: Recent Works (2/1/06)

Faith Ringgold (1/28/06)


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