Southwest Community Associates: Women Artists of the Art Institute of Chicago's Collection

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  • Registration period: January 31, 2019–February 14, 2019

    $50 per person, open to Community Associates members and their guests


Wanda Pimentel. Involvement Series, 1968. Through prior purchase from the Mary and Leigh Block Fund.

Margaret Farr will examine the creativity of women artists in the Art Institute's permanent collection, from the 18th- century pastellist Rosalba Carriera through the contemporary works of Judy Ledgerwood, Cindy Sherman, and Wanda Pimentel.

Schedule of the Day:
Transportation on your own

11:30 Lunch at Uptown Grill

12:30 Lecture

Speaker: Margaret Farr

Registration Period: January 31, 2019–February 14, 2019

To contact the event planners, please reach out to Deborah M Torri at or (815) 830-3486, or reach out to Barbara Mueller at

This Community Associates event is exclusively for current Community Associates members. Membership will be verified at the door, and refunds cannot be issued for those without a valid membership. For Community Associates events that allow guests, nonmember guests must be registered by a Community Associates member.

If you are interested in becoming a member of Community Associates, please visit to join both the Art Institute of Chicago and the Community Associates group of your choice.


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