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We are thrilled to announce that this week's NYC-ARTS profile segment will highlight the mission and vibrancy of Pen + Brush, with interviews featuring Executive Director Janice Sands and Pen + Brush artist Josephine Barreiro. This is a milestone moment for the organization in many ways.
Our Summer Installation revisits works by the women artists and writers we celebrated during our first season in our new Flatiron District space.
It’s no secret that the extraordinarily competitive contemporary art world can be an especially tough place for female artists to navigate. Artnet News asked Janice Sands to weigh in on the topic.
Publishing world expert Jane Friedman provides the following thoughts on the three important questions that every creative person must ask themselves to succeed in their chosen field.
Art world game-changer Susan Mumford provides the following thoughts on how to avoid becoming self-defeating when it comes to achieving your goals.
Wide Walls interviewed Janice Sands. It’s no secret, although it is quite surprising, that female artists today still have a long way to go toward a position of equality on the international arts scene.