December 13, 2013
MSPR recently attended the memorable event hosted by The Glendale Commission on the Status of Women and Forest Lawn Museum, “A Day of Art, History and Culture” in honor of the exhibit “LA Woman: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow” at Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale.
The exhibit featured successful female artists from the past and present including: Judith F. Baca, Lili Bernard, Dorr Bothwell, Judy Chicago, Alice Estes Davis, Ofelia Esparza, Margaret Garcia, Claire Falkenstein, Ynez Johnston, Suzanne Lacy, Artis Lane, Helen Lundeberg, Marisa Mandler, Margaret Lazzari, Ann Page, Sonia Romero, Gayle Garner Roski, Betye Saar, Henrietta Shore, Joyce Wahl Treiman, June Wayne, Ruth Weisberg, Patty Wickman, and Beatrice Wood. This was the first time that these women have ever exhibited together, and over fifty works of art will be on display.
Guests were treated to an array of gifts sponsored by Massage Envy Spa, Suzanne DeLaurentiis Designs, Hodges Collection and Life Creations. A panel discussion followed the exhibit with special guest speakers: artists Ruth Weisberg and Margaret Lazzari, State Senator Carol Liu and art historian Karen Schifman and was hosted by independent producer Suzanne DeLaurentiis.
Right: Artist Gayle Garner Roski