The Women’s City Club of Pasadena at The Historic Blinn House is pleased to announce “Spring Forward – Celebrating Women Artists of Southern California.” The exhibition, which runs from May 1 through July 30, 2011, features fifty paintings by seventeen Southern California women artists. It will be the first exhibition produced by Margaret Danielak, The Women’s City Club of Pasadena’s new Curator of Exhibitions.
The “Spring Forward” exhibition features the work of artists Ruth Olenick, Beth Summers, Carol Steinberg, Elizabeth Wallace, Linda DuPas, Frances C. Muenzer, Ellen Brown, Barbara Thorn-Otto, Julie Snyder, Kate Moriarty, Beverly Lazor, Athena Mantle, Anna T. Kelly, Judy Taussig, Marian Fortunati, Merrilyn Duzy and Robin Neudorfer.
The Blinn House was built in 1905 for lumber baron Edmund Blinn and his family. The Blinns hired popular Chicagoarchitect, George Washington Maher to design their Californiahome in the Midwestern Prairie School Style. The building has been home to The Women’s City Club since 1945 and continues to serve the Pasadena community as a meeting place for civic, cultural, and educational activities.
“Spring Forward” will be on view from May 1 through July 30, 2011. The Women’s City Club of Pasadena is located at 160 N. Oakland Avenue in Pasadena, CA 91101. Parking is accessible behind the building from Madison Avenue. The phone is 626-796-0560 and website is www.womenscityclub.com
The Women’s City Club of Pasadena is open for art viewing Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. During the run of the exhibition, Curator Margaret Danielak will be on hand for special viewing hours on Fridays from 3 pm until 5 pm and by appointment. Margaret Danielak may be reached through her blog at www.gallerywithoutwalls.blogspot.com , via email at Margaret.firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 626-683-9922.