post_banner_1582942575.png
Women in the Arts at Dixon Gallery & Gardens
Local & National News | February 29, 2020
Women play a vital role in maintaining arts and culture in Memphis and around the world.

Women play a vital role in maintaining arts and culture in Memphis and around the world. On Friday, March 6th and Saturday. March 7th the Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host the first Women in the Arts event, organized by the Dixon Gallery and Gardens and Theatre Memphis. This two-day event will bring together a host of women for performances, demonstrations, and dialogues ranging from personal stories to championing gender equity. Women in the Arts celebrates the creativity and tenacity of makers, painters, actresses, dancers, musicians, women working in the arts, and creatives from across the community. Visitors can connect with these women and understand the challenges and opportunities that women in the arts encounter in the mid-south.

Event on Facebook

This two-day event will include panels and demos, performances and chats with women in all experience levels within the creative sector. Artists participating on the panel include Kong Wee Pang, Cecilia Wingate, Julie Niekrasz, Lucero Soto, and Tamar Love. Executive Directors from local arts organizations will have a separate panel discussion around leadership in the arts. Participants include Debbie Litch: Theatre Memphis, Dorimar Ferrwe: Cazateatro, Whitney Hardy: 3rd Space, Katie Smythe: New Ballet Ensemble, Marcia Kaufmann: Iris Orchestra, and Karen Golightly: Paint Memphis. 

Enjoy performances by Las Palomas, Woman’s Water by Homegrown LLC, and Hot Foot Honeys, artist chats with Elizabeth Alley, Julia Hinson, Grace Byeitima, and many more.  

If your organization is interested in partnering with the Dixon for this event, please contact Chantal Drake at cdrake@dixon.org. 

Let's #BeAmazing Together

Team up with JustMy to help 100,000 businesses and non-profits get back on their feet after the impact of Covid-19 and the resulting recession.

The Campaign to Help
Our Goal, Help 100,000 Businesses & Non Profits
Become a Community Partner
You can be a Sponsor in Your Community helping locals get back on their feet.
Likes = Help
You can Help Your Community with Your Free Subscription to JustMy

NewsStand Partner | Article

LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes
By LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes Never Give Up On Love Death, divorce, and failed relationships are extremely difficult to recover from, and it’s understandable why so many people are tempted to give up on the possibility of finding happiness again.

NewsStand Partner | Article

LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes
By LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes Top 10 things you need when it comes to setting resolutions for love The start of a calendar year triggers reflection and resolutions from the masses, and it should. Periods for resolution and change happen regularly throughout the year, but the blank slate feeling that the new year brings is like no other.

NewsStand Partner | Article

The Fun Crew
By The Fun Crew JustMy Kicks off help for Direct Sales People around the Country The #FunCrew of #JustMy is using the introduction of myCARD to help business owners and nonprofit organizations around the country! The team is kicking things off with a special version of myCARD for Younique Direct Sales members

NewsStand Partner | Article

LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes
By LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes Relationship Potential at 50 Dating at any age can be challenging however once you reach 50 and you’re looking for something serious, you don’t want to waste your time “just seeing” a guy who’s not a good long-term match.

NewsStand Partner | Article

LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes
By LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes When is it time to move on? Are you spending years of your life investing in the wrong person? Paralyzed by fear that they are the last person on earth . . .

NewsStand Partner | Article

LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes
By LoveBIG, LiveBig - Jennifer J Hayes Preference vs. Prejudice in dating is there a difference While it may seem like specifying which ethnicity is simply another aspect of defining your likes and dislikes, as a matchmaker it is my job to sift through your list of wants and find the best possible partners