THE FEMALE GAZE, Part 1

Spring 2018: February 17 – May 8

SJIMA focuses on a select group of dedicated, innovative and insightful artists who bring a feminine perspective to their creations and our experience.

 

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MASRICANI – Yasmin K. Kasem

As an American-Egyptian Muslim sculptor Kasem creates works addressing the perception of identity through trans-cultural eyes.  She remarks on social stigma and the issues that the Middle Eastern and the Western women share.

Sponsored by Kenmore Air and Anonymous

 

Morris Graves in His Leek Garden, 1973

 

Through My Lens – Imogen Cunningham

Focusing on the men of her life and times, these photographs span the seven decade career of a pioneering female photographer.

 

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SUBSTRATE: Underlying Currents

Inspired by natural forms, the artists employ paper, wax, ceramics and ink to bring poetic interpretations to their mutually sensitive creations.

Sponsored by Janet Ketcham Foundation, Cassandra Carothers, John Ketcham Foundation and the Swigert Warren Foundation