The All City Waitress Marching Band

MAKING IT TOGETHER:

Women's Collaborative Art + Community

On view March 2 through August 4, 2008.
The Bronx Museum of the Arts.

Making It Together explores an important chapter in recent history when women artists, inspired by the 1970s Feminist Movement, worked collectively in new ways to engage communities and address social  issues.  Guest-curator: Carey Lovelace. > read more: Together, Again, an essay

The All City Waitress Marching Band, created by Jerri Allyn, Leslie Belt, and Chutney Gunderson. The Doodah Parade, Pasadena, CA, December 1979.  Photo credit: Rebecca Villasenor.

The New York Times: “full of historical detail,” reminding us that
“feminists could raise hell as well as consciousness."

DAY OF COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCE:

Contemporary Collectives Do Outrageous Work!
Saturday  May 17th, 2008, 12-6pm, The Bronx Museum of the Arts

From left, photos courtesy of: Brainstormers:  Eddie Chu,  Spiderwoman Theater, The Waitresses: Rebecca Villasenor




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Collaboration & Contemporary Feminist Practice

Collaboration & Contemporary Feminist Practice. A Panel Discussion. Sunday, March 2, 2008. The Bronx Museum of the Arts. Participants: Wendy Babcox (6+), Tiffany Ludwig and Renée Piechocki (Two Girls Working), Uzma Z. Rizvi (Rasa Theatre, Visible Collective), Emily Roysdon (LTTR), Faith Wilding (SubRosa), and exhibition curator Carey Lovelace.  Moderator: Amy Mackie, New Museum of Contemporary Art.  

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