Artist-Curator and Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts Associate Director for Education, Noreen Scott Garrity, brings together work from 8 women painters with whom she attended painting programs in the 1980s at the University of Delaware, where she received her BFA, and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she received her MFA. Artists included in the exhibition are Lisa A. Bartolozzi, Elisabeth Condon, Peg Curtin, Diane Crossan Lawler, Helen O’Leary, Helen O’Toole, Noreen Scott Garrity, and Bibiana Suarez. The exhibit opens Tuesday, February 1 in the Stedman Gallery, and will be on view until Friday, March 25. Curator tours are available by contacting Noreen Scott Garrity

The following programming is free and open to the public:

  • Passages Pairing – Gallery Talk: “Figure Painting with Lisa Bartolozzi and Diane Crossan Lawler”
    • March 22, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m., Stedman Gallery
  • Passages Pairing – Zoom Talk: “Landscape, Nature, and Memory: Elisabeth Condon and Helen O’Toole”
    • March 29, 3 – 3:45 p.m. Registration is required to access the link 
  • Passages Pairing – Gallery Talk: “The Process of Painting: Peg Curtin and Noreen Scott Garrity”
    • March 31, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m., Stedman Gallery
  • Passages Panel Discussion
    • April 2, 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.. Stedman Gallery 
  • Passages Reception – Meet the Artists!
    • April 2, 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Stedman Gallery

Passages8 Women Painters is concurrent with other exhibitions in the Northeast exploring and celebrating women artists’ work and careers, such as On the Basis of Art:  150 Years of Women at Yale, Yale University Art Gallery; Labyrinth of Forms: Women and Abstraction at the Whitney Museum of Art, and at the Barnes Foundation, Suzanne Valadon: Model, Painter.

Exhibitions are made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.