Don't Shut Up

Mar 14, 2018 - Mar 14, 2018

Ceres Gallery

547 West 27th St Suite 201
New York, NY 10001

Time: 7:00 pm (doors open 6:30)
Phone Number: 2129476100
Contact: Stefany Benson

Organized by Susan Grabel, Ceres Gallery presents a panel discussion and Power Point presentation of more than 60 artists' work responding to the silencing of women and the raising of women's voices, #MeToo #NeverthelessShePersisted #DontShutUp. Through interruptions, censure, violence, threatening behavior, both in person and online, women are silenced every day. It's time to ensure that women's voices are heard and valued. Panelists: Katharine Bodde, Senior Policy Counsel at the New York Civil Liberties Union NYCLU specializing in gender equality and reproductive rights issues. She is the Chair of the Sex and Law Committee at the New York City Bar Association and teaches a course at Cardozo Law School on Reproductive Rights Law and Justice. Brittany Brathwaite, MPH, MSW is the Organizing and Innovation Manager at Girls for Gender Equity (GGE).Girls for Gender Equity is an intergenerational advocacy organization committed to the physical, psychological, social and economic development of girls and women. Joanne Mattera, artist, feminist and blogger, paints in a style that is chromatically resonant and compositionally reductive. She exhibits widely, maintains her popular Joanne Mattera Art Blog, curates regularly and won't be shut up. *Don't Shut UP, is a further iteration of a month of programs and exhibitions presented by the San Diego group, FIG (Feminist Image Group), in July 2017. Artists: Nancy Azara · Sara Bennett · Meredith Bergmann · Marcia Bernstein · Jo-Ann Brody · Lynda Caspe · Pauline Chernichaw · Patricia Dahlman · Loren Dann · Lisa Mee Doherty · Susan Duby · Evelyn Eller · Loren Ellis · Everet · Phyllis Featherstone · Rachel Finkelstein ·Sharyn Finnegan · Ayana Friedman · Susan Newmark Fleminger · Elisabeth Frischauf · Betsey Garand · Laura Gelsomini · Joan Giordano · Carol Goebel · Susan Grabel · Luba Grenader · Carol Hamoy · Marsha Heller · Melanie Hickerson · Elizabeth Featherstone Hoff · Leigh Jerome · Carla Rae Johnson · Susan Kaplow · Carole Richard Kaufmann · Mary Anne Kinsella · Helen Klebesadel · Stephanie Kosinski · Beatrice Lebreton · Linda Litteral · Cynthia Mailman · Virginia Maksymowicz · Willie Marlowe · Ann Marie McDonnell · Gonzalo Mercado · Cabell Molina · Laura Morrison · Marjorie Morrow · Toby Needler · Vernita Nemec · Ruth Bauer Neustadter · Gail Panske · Judith Parenio · Vicki Pasimeo · Kristi Pfister · Helen Redman · Kristin Reed · Louise Reiner · Marilyn Rosenberg · Pamela Shields · Susan Tunick · Jenni Vitek · Elizabeth Weiner-Cohen · Joyce Ellen Weinstein

Event Type: Panel Discussion