Woman are painting woman --Regionally, Nationally and Internationally! Sept 26th, Gallery U in Westfield, NJ will celebrate their grand opening by presenting the figurative work of twelve acclaimed New Jersey artist as part of the Woman Painting Woman (R)evolution. Woman Painting Woman (WPW) began in 2008 as a blog exploring how contemporary woman painters portray woman as subjects, and has grown to include concurrent gallery exhibitions in Virginia, Tennessee, Texas, New York, South Carolina Scotland (UK) and now New Jersey.
Inspired by the original WPW experience and responding to their call to action, NJ artists Colleen Gallo, Louise B. Hafesh, Victoria Herrerra and Jamie Lindholm formed WPW-NJ with the goal of building community and visibility for woman artists, and to shine a spotlight on some of the Garden States' own extraordinary figurative talent.
Artist Include: Carole Dakake, Nancy Depew, Stephanie Deshpande, Ellen Eagle, Colleen Gallo, Louise B. Hafesh, Annette Hanna, Victoria Herrerra, Natalie Italiano, Jamie Lindholm, Nanci France-Vaz, Lea Colie Wight.
WPW NJ: A Universal Alliance will run for one month, opening on September 26th, 2013. For more information on Gallery U , contact Gallery Director Robert Greco at 973-699-3486. For more information on WPW-NJ , contact Colleen Gallo at 973-214-7843