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American Women Artists Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Juried Exhibition


The Rockwell is pleased to be collaborating with American Women Artists for the 25 for 25 campaign, an initiative to have twenty-five museum shows in 25 years dedicated to the inspiration, celebration, and encouragement of women in the visual fine arts.

This highly competitive and tightly-curated exhibit will showcase a diverse group of representational artworks by artists who draw, paint or sculpt in a contemporary or traditional style that fit the theme of “Perspectives of the American Experience.”


Stephanie Deshpande. Oil on canvas. Associate with Distinction Member of AWA.

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Prayer Skirt

Cathy Rowten. Oil. Signature AWA Member.

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Under the Elevated

DeAnn L. Prosia. Line etching. Associate Member with Distinction of AWA.

Psalm 30

Bethany Fields. Pastel on paper. Associate with Distinction Member of AWA.

Homage to New York

Kelly Birkenruth. Oil on panel. Associate with Distinction AWA Member.

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Sativa Sunrise

Nadine Robbins. Oil on linen. Associate Member with Distinction of AWA.


Alex Alvis. Bronze. Signature Member of AWA.

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The Boundless Sanctuary

Linda Glover Gooch, oil on canvas, 36 x 40 in. Master-Signature Member of AWA.

exhibition prospectus

AWA’s National Juried Exhibition at The Rockwell Museum is open to AWA Associate Members and Associate with Distinction Members. In addition to monetary and merchandise awards, final works selected will appear on AWA’s website gallery and promoted through social media channels and e-newsletters of both institutions. AWA is dedicated to providing professional opportunities for women in the visual arts.

Applications Open: June 27 – September 3, 2017

Notification Date: October 3, 2017

Exhibit on View: January 19 – March 18, 2018

Artists’ Reception: April 20, 2018

All inquiries regarding the application process and AWA Membership should be directed to American Women Artists.

exhibition prospectus

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