On May 21st, AWAD, the Association of Women Art Dealers, successfully launched the NYC Chapter during an exhibition held at Site/106 by AWAD Founding member The Cynthia Corbett Gallery and in the presence of AWAD Founder and CEO Susan Johnson Mumford. The event was also co-hosted by Lisa Cooper and Susie Eley who have taken the role of co-leads of the NYC Chapter.
The launch event included a panel discussion, photographed in the picture above inc. left to right Susan Mumford (AWAD’s founder and CEO), Cynthia Corbett (gallerist, co-host), Hilary Jones-Danziger (interior designer), Ronnette Riley (architect) & Andréa Stanislav (artist). The event was also supported by AOC Fine Wines.
Following the gala, the AWAD NYC Chapter held its first official meeting on Friday 23d of May and has been since meeting once a month at Susie Eley‘s gallery. The next meeting, to which art dealers, gallerists and art advisors are invited, will take place on July 30th at 9.30am. For further details click here. In addition to Lisa Cooper and Susie Eley, the NYC Chapter already counts already amongst its founding members with Liz Garvey and Kat Griefen. To attend the meeting or for further information on how to apply for membership of the NYC Chapter, email Mara Vlatkovic.