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The Asian Women Giving Circle invites you to
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 6:00pm–8:30pm
Please join us on September 26th for the
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Angie Wang, 917-576-5423
Asian Women Giving Circle Awards $55,000 in Project Grants to NYC Artists
Grantees Illuminate Experiences of Asian American Women in US and Beyond,
NEW YORK CITY, NY (June 28, 2012) – A documentary about the community response to the death of Private Danny Chen, an oral history project on the lives of domestic workers and a film featuring Muslim American comics are among the nine recipients of the 2012 Asian Women Giving Circle (“AWGC”) project grants for arts that contribute to cultural and political change.
Click HERE to download the press release.
With best wishes,
Sip, Shop and Swap at BAK on Wednesday, November 9th at 6pm
The Asian Women Giving Circle and NYWF’s Circle of Sisters for Social Change invite you to
Brooklyn Shopping Event at A.Cheng in Park Slope Brooklyn on Saturday, June 25th
Art Salon Symposium: Women, Arts, and Activism:
Join us for China Institute’s first Art Salon symposium to inaugurate our collaboration with the Asian Women Giving Circle and Ethan Cohen Fine Arts. This special symposium will focus on arts and activism by contemporary Asian women artists in the US and their native countries. Panelists are Karin Chien (Chinese American film maker and 2010 Piaget Producers Award winner, Film Independent Spirit Awards), Chang-Jin Lee (Korean-born conceptual artist known for her work Comfort Women Wanted), and Amita Swadhin (South Asian media artist and co-creator of the award-winning theater project Undesirable Elements: Secret Survivors). Joan Lebold Cohen, a noted art historian and photographer who specializes in Chinese art and film, will moderate the panel discussions. Symposium will follow a light reception.
Wednesday, March 30 ~ 5:30 – 8:30 PM
To register online, go to www.chinainstitute.org/art-culture/programs-events/contemporary-art or call 212-744-8181.
Asian Women Giving Circle Grantee Video
AWGC participated in the opinion leaders call about the research findings in Women Give 2010. Your thoughtful comments helped to shape responses to many media inquiries we received.
The press release and full report are available at: http://www.philanthropy.iupui.edu/womengive/
Jeanne Chinard has written a wonderful article about AWGC and our MOCA event on her blog http://www.etyand.com/journal/2010/10/26/asian-women-giving-circle.html
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