More Women Painting / June 9 – July 1, 2017

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More Women Painting 
Opening reception: Friday, June 9, 2017 | 6pm – 9pm
Free and open to the public

On view: June 9 – July 1, 2017
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 1 – 6pm, other times by appt.

A co-production of design sublime, Girls’ Club and Available Space.

With support from Girls’ Club and from Available Space, design sublime is pleased to present more than fifty works by as many artists invited by Michelle Weinberg. While working on the Girls’ Club exhibition Women Painting, currently on view at Miami Dade College’s Kendall Campus Gallery, and comprised of fifty works from the collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz, Girls’ Club Creative Director and artist Michelle Weinberg realized that she could personally round up at least fifty more amazing female painters. The exhibition More Women Painting is the result. Drawing from a roster of artists predominantly from New York and Miami, Weinberg added others from the Midwest, New boundaries that conventionally define painting as pictorial marks on a support. Emerging artists are represented, as are artists who have mature careers and achievements. The only condition imposed is that the works not exceed 36 inches in any dimension. In a season that has seen the combined power of female assemblies, More Women Painting is a comprehensive look at the vitality of painting made by women today.

Participating artists:

Luisa Basnuevo, Arlene Berrie, Janice Caswell, Amanda Church, Hallie Cohen, Karen Combs, Elaine Defibaugh, Dana Donaty, Nereida Garcia Ferraz, Lynne Golob Gelfman, Francie Bishop Good, Isabel Gouveia, Theresa Hackett, Catherine Haggerty, Babette Herschberger, Jenny Humphreys, Regina Jestrow, Tina LaPorta, Irene Lipton, Nancy Lorenz, Judy Mannarino, Margo Margolis, Laura Marsh, Maureen McQuillan, Eva Melas, Michelle A.M. Miller, Portia Munson, Charo Oquet, Mari Rantanen, Leslie Jane Roberts, Judith Robertson, Lisa Rockford, Lydia Rubio, Sarah Michelle Rupert, Shuli Sade, Carolina Salazar, Jennifer Sanchez, Yolanda Sanchez, Mira Schor, Judith Simonian, Karen Snouffer, Sara Stites, Nina Surel, Carolyn Swiszcz, Dannielle Tegeder, Kristen Thiele, Kristiina Uusitalo, Clara Varas, Michon Weeks, Michelle Weinberg, Jill Weisberg

Girls’ Club is a 501(c)3 private foundation and alternative space established in 2006 by Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz. Girls’ Club produces exhibitions, educational programming, publications and events that change lives, nurture local artists, and inspire cultural growth in South Florida. Girls’ Club is the only private collection open to the public that focuses on contemporary art by women in the world. mission The mission of Girls’ Club is to educate the public, nurture the careers of female artists, and to serve as a resource for art students and scholars, curators and practicing artists on the contributions of women to the field of contemporary art. A special commitment is made to expose the work of local artists to a broader national and international audience.

Available Space is a flexible work and project space located in Miami’s Little River District, an up and coming area for the arts and creative production. Available Space offers residencies for visual artists, temporary studio or rehearsal space for visitors to Miami, and space for events such as screenings, readings, and meetings.