Rowan University Art Gallery

BETTER THAN EVER: Women Figurative Artists of the 70's Soho Co-ops

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 10, 5 - 7 PM. Gallery talk begins at 5:00

This traveling exhibition is curated by New York painter and professor Sharyn Finnegan. The show spotlights the 1970's, a crucial period in the feminist movement, and reunites 19 artists who displayed their work in supportive, cooperatively-owned galleries in New York City's SoHo neighborhood. Works include a variety of styles and media, including photography, pencil, photography, oil, watercolor, stoneware, acrylic and other methods. Artists featured are Dottie Attie, Nancy Beal, Temma Bell, Marcia Clark, Daria Dorosh, Sharyn Finnegan, Janet Fish, Susan Grabel, Nancy Grilikhes, Barbara Grossman, Marjorie Kramer, Marion Lerner Levine, Tomar Levine, Cynthia Mailman, Frances Siegel, Sylvia Sleigh, Shaw Stewart, Selina Trieff. A catalogue will accompany the exhibition.