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May 4, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Pen and Brush Presents…May

Pen and Brush Presents… is a new reading series curated by Kate Angus for Pen and Brush. The series seeks to support editorial curation as well as exciting new writing by established and emerging writers. Each month, “Pen and Brush Presents…” will feature readings by three writers, each one selected by editors at a press, journal, or organization with a strong female editorial presence.

May 6, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

So Late to the Party Book Launch

Join us for the book launch So Late to the Party by Pen and Brush Literary Arts Curator Kate Angus! Readings, reception, and poetry galore - this is one party to be on time for!

Featured News & Press

March 30, 2016

The New York Times article on The Resurgence of Women-Only Art Shows

Read What Executive Director Janice Sands and Other Art World Influencers Are Saying About the Resurgence of Women-Only Art Shows in The New York Times this Week.

March 11, 2016

5 Key Takeaways From Pen and Brush Panel on Women-Only Arts Groups

Last night's panel at the newly revamped, and stunning Pen and Brush gallery space in the Flatiron district focused on the question of whether women-only art galleries and organizations advance or impede the careers of women artists.

March 7, 2016

Women Rule at New York’s 122-Year-Old Pen and Brush

When painter and legendary book binder Janet C. Lewis started Pen and Brush with her sister Mary in 1893, she sent a letter to female artists and writers, asking them to form a new association in New York.

March 3, 2016

Flatiron 23rd Street Partnership Profiles Janice Sands

In celebration of International Women's Day on March 8th, we're pleased to introduce Janice Sands. She serves as the Executive Director of Pen + Brush, the only nonprofit organization that showcases the work of women in the literary and visual arts to a broader audience and marketplace.