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EXHIBITION

August 26-October 9 2009
Phebe Conley Art Gallery

Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm
Sunday 2pm - 5pm
California State University, Fresno
Artists' Reception 5-8 pm September 17

SYMPOSIUM

September 17-18, 2009
FREE and Open to the Public.
Co-sponsored by the:
Department of Art and Design
College of Arts and Humanities
Associated Students of California State University, Fresno
Graduate Division of California State University, Fresno
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs at California State University,
Fresno
Fresno Art Museum Council of 100
Department of Women's Studies at California State University, Fresno
Fresno Arts Council
Dumont Printing

Untitled (Las Vegas Whore), 1971. Nancy Youdelman, model. Costume by Nancy Youdelman. Photograph by Dori Atlantis.

Photo Credit: Detail from Untitled (Las Vegas Whore), 1971. Nancy Youdelman, model. Costume by Nancy Youdelman. Photograph by Dori Atlantis.

A Studio of Their Own: The Legacy of the Fresno Feminist Art Experiment

The exhibition A Studio of Their Own: The Legacy of the Fresno Feminist Experiment highlights previously undocumented painting, sculpture, photography, film, installation, and performance art produced during the first year of the Fresno feminist experiment, as well as recent work by program participants Dori Atlantis, Jackie Doumanian, Vanalyne Green, Shawnee Wollenman Johnson, Suzanne Lacy, Karen LeCocq, Jan Lester Martin, Chris Rush, Faith Wilding, and Nancy Youdelman. Individually, several alumni of the Fresno feminist experiment have established international reputations for their pioneering work in feminist video, performance, and new genre public practice.

Exhibition Dates: August 26 - October 9, 2009

Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday, Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm and Sunday from 2 - 5pm

Artist Reception 5-8pm, September 17th, 2009. At this reception Karen LeCocq will perform Lèa's Room and subRosa will perform International Markets in the Flesh.

Gallery Location: Phebe Conley Art Gallery is located in the Conley Art Building on the CSU Fresno Campus. Links to campus maps can be found here: Daily parking permit dispensers are located at the entrances to the campus, and in various parking lots. (see campus map).

Installation View of the "A Studio of Their Own" Exhnibition

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "A Studio of Their Own" at the Phoebe Conley Art Gallery at California State University, Fresno August 26 - October 9, 2009. Photo courtesy, Nancy Youdelman

Installtion view of "A Studio of Their Own" Fresno Feminist Art Program exhibition

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "A Studio of Their Own" at the Phoebe Conley Art Gallery at California State University, Fresno August 26 - October 9, 2009. Photo courtesy, Nancy Youdelman

Installation view of the Fresno Feminist Art Program exhibition

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "A Studio of Their Own" at the Phoebe Conley Art Gallery at California State University, Fresno August 26 - October 9, 2009. Photo courtesy, Nancy Youdelman

Fresno Feminist Art Project Exhibition View of Exhibition Installation

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "A Studio of Their Own" at the Phoebe Conley Art Gallery at California State University, Fresno August 26 - October 9, 2009. Photo courtesy, Nancy Youdelman

I Tried Everything - Installation View at the Fresno Feminist Art Project Exhibition 2009

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "I Tried Everything" by Dori Atlantis, Jan Lester Martin, Suzanne Lacy and Nancy Youdelman. Photograph courtesy Nancy Youdelman

I Tried Everything - Installation View at the Fresno Feminist Art Project Exhibition 2009

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "I Tried Everything" by Dori Atlantis, Jan Lester Martin, Suzanne Lacy and Nancy Youdelman. Photograph courtesy Nancy Youdelman

I Tried Everything - Installation View at the Fresno Feminist Art Project Exhibition 2009

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of "I Tried Everything" by Dori Atlantis, Jan Lester Martin, Suzanne Lacy and Nancy Youdelman. Photograph courtesy Nancy Youdelman

Installation of  Lea's Room prior to the performance at the A Studio of Their Own exhibition opening

Photo Credit: Exhibition view of the Lea's room installation prior to Karen LeCocq's performance on Thursday, September 17. Photograph courtesy Nancy Youdelman