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Pen and Brush:  Supporting Women and the Arts

| In the Media | Written by : Kevin Camp  |  www.dailykos.com

I recently talked with Janice Sands, Executive Director of Pen and Brush, a NYC non-profit that supports the work of women artists. I spoke at length to her about the mission of Pen and Brush and its 120 year history. A new website promoting the organization, the work that it does, and the artists it supports has been recently launched. Sands spoke in detail on a variety of topics, particularly on the subject of its feminist identity.


Pen and Brush arts group changes formula

| In the Media | Written by : Theresa Agovino  |  www.crainsnewyork.com

This month, Pen and Brush, a nonprofit that showcases work by female artists and writers, is celebrating its 120th anniversary by breaking with its past. The organization, which tries to further women’s careers by introducing their work to the public, gallery owners and curators, is changing its selection process as well as how and where the work is shown.


The Pen and Brush, Inc. An Organization Dedicated to Women in the Arts

| In the Media | Written by : Lynn Lieberman  |  untappedcities.com

The Pen and Brush, Inc. is an organization that has been dedicated to women in the arts since 1894.  They have recently acquired a new space in the Flatiron District that will be opening later this year, which also happens to be the 120th anniversary of the organization. With all of these great new changes, we thought we would check in with Executive Director, Janice Sands, to give us an update.


The Past and Present Reality of Inequality for Women Artists is Being Considered Around the World

| In the Media  |  artofthetimes.com

The past and present reality of inequality for women artists is being considered around the world


Facebook’s New Policy Erases the Ads, Not the Hate, Critics Say

| In the Media | Written by : Devon Glenn  |  socialtimes.com

Facebook is changing its review process to protect brands from having their advertising placed next to violent, sexual, or otherwise objectionable content, but critics say that the policy does not go far enough to remove the content altogether.