NASTY WOMEN: ART TALKS
As part of Now Be Here photo event organized by artist Kim Schoenstadtat the National Museum for Women in the Arts, TSV is collaborating with Karyn Miller, the Exhibitions Director of the Arlington Arts Center to host a series of talks by 9 artists. These amazing women were invited to come up with a short story to tell about their role as a female artist.
The talks will be held at the Arlington Arts Center in Arlington, VA in the beautiful Tiffany Room. Artist Linn Meyers is the organizing artist for the Now Be Here #4 covering the DMV area.
L‑R Now Be Here Collaborator Linn Meyers, Mei Mei Chang, Anna Tsouhlarakis, Nekisha Durrett, Judy Byron, Rahne Alexander, Fabiola Alvarez, Sue Wribican and Roxana Alger Geffen
Artists and Organizers. Kneeling: Isabel Manalo of TSV and Karyn Miller of AAC. Standing L‑R: Roxana Alger Geffen, Mei Mei Chang, Anna Tsouhlarakis, Mojdeh Rezaeipour, Nekisha Durrett, Rahne Alexander, Fabiola Alvarez Yurcisin and Sue Wribican.
Nekisha Durrett talks about her family and seeing “Purple Rain” and “A Color Purple” as a young girl.
Roxana Alger Gefen talks about her life as an artist with three young children.
Rahne Alexander speaks about being Transgender and the challenges to overcome but feeling empowered.