Wednesday, April 19, 2017
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Reception | 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Lecture
The Silverleaf Club
18701 N Silverleaf Drive
Circles of Support presents Adventurous Spirits: Arizona’s Women Artists, 1900-1950, featuring Betsy Fahlman, Adjunct Curator of American Art at Phoenix Art Museum on Wednesday, April 19 at The Silverleaf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Before WWII, the resident art community of Arizona was comprised mostly of women, and this talk explores these independent spirits. Kate Cory, one of the first to arrive in 1905, chronicled the Hopi mesas. Marjorie Thomas was Scottsdale’s the first resident artist. Lillian Wilhelm Smith came to the state to illustrate th... (View more)