Wikipedia:Meetup/Eugene/ArtAndFeminism 2016

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2016 Art+Feminism
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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When and Where
Date:Saturday, March 5, 2016
Time:12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Address:AAA Libraries
200 Lawrence Hall
1190 Franklin Blvd
University of Oregon
City/State:Eugene, OR 97403

Join us at The Architecture and Allied Arts (A&AA) Library, 200 Lawrence Hall, 1190 Franklin Blvd, University of Oregon on Saturday, March 5th from noon to 5pm for a communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. We will provide tutorials for the beginner Wikipedian, reference materials, and refreshments. University of Oregon Facebook logo.png

Event information[edit]

  • Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • Time: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Venue: Architecture and Allied Arts Library (AAA) Libraries - 200 Lawrence Hall, 1190 Franklin Blvd, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403

Bring your laptop, power cord and ideas for entries that need updating or creation. For the editing-averse, we urge you to stop by to show your support. We invite people of all gender identities and expressions, particularly trans- and cis-gendered women, to participate.

List of suggested articles to edit/create[edit]

Work in progress. Please feel free to expand the list!

Artists' biographies to improve[edit]

Research, add content, citations; copy edit, format, etc.:

Art historian biographies to improve[edit]

  • Gertrud Bing (1892–1964) was a scholar and Director of the Warburg Institute
  • Mary Ann Caws (born 1933) is an American author, art historian and literary critic
  • Katherine McCook Knox known for her art criticism of a portrait by G. P. A. Healy of Abraham Lincoln as a commemorative stamp during the Lincoln Sesquicentennial in 1959
  • Mika Natif is an Israeli-born American scholar of art history specializing in art of the Islamic World, especially Mongol art. She is the author of Eros and Sexuality in Islamic Art
  • Carol Strickland
  • Victoria Wyatt (born August 3, 1956) is an ethnographer and art historian specializing in Northwest Coast Native American art

Book articles[edit]

Research/provide content/citations, etc.:

Draft biographies[edit]

Research, add content and citations:

  1. Draft:Kate Ali - Eugene-based visual artist, add her work to List of Public Art in Eugene Oregon
  2. Draft:Judith R. Baskin (now at Judith R. Baskin)
  3. Draft:Ross Palmer Beecher (1957- ) [1 incoming link] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  4. Draft:Sally Bush (now at Sally Bush) [see also: Asahel Bush] - Photographer mentioned vis-a-vis Imogen Cunningham
  5. Draft:Deborah Carver (now at Deborah A. Carver), former Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries)
  6. Draft:Holly Coulis (now at Holly Coulis), painter and co-founder of Gallery 106 Green in Brooklyn, NY
  7. Draft:Gwen Davidson (1951- ) - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  8. Draft:Marita Dingus (1956- ) [2 incoming links] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  9. Draft:Beka Economopoulos - Director of the art, activism, technology, and theory non-profit "Not An Alternative". She is also co-founder and director of The Natural History Museum
  10. Draft:Judith Poxson Fawkes - Judith Poxson Fawkes search
  11. Draft:Barbara Fealy
  12. Draft:Julia Fish
  13. Draft:Constance Edith Fowler (1907-1996) - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  14. Draft:Helen Gatch [see Thomas Leigh Gatch] - Photographer mentioned vis-a-vis Imogen Cunningham
  15. Draft:Chido Govera - Farmer, campaigner, and educator based in Zimbabwe. The founder of The Future of Hope Foundation, she has promoted mushroom cultivation as a sustainable source of food and income in impoverished regions of the world
  16. Draft:Ruth Dennis Grover (1912-2003) - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  17. Draft:Deana Haggag - Director of the Contemporary Museum in Baltimore, MD
  18. Draft:Rana Hamadeh - performance and visual artist from Lebanon based in the Netherlands.
  19. Draft:Victoria Haven - Victoria Haven search
  20. Draft:Johanna Hedva - contemporary artist working in LA, author of forthcoming Sick Woman Theory
  21. Draft:Norma Heyser (1993- ) - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  22. Draft:Hallie Parrish Hinges
  23. Draft:Julia Christianson Hoffman (now at Julia Christiansen Hoffman)
  24. Draft:LaVerne Krause (now at LaVerne Krause)
  25. Draft:Cynthia Lahti - Cynthia Lahti search
  26. Draft:Susan Lowdermilk (now at Susan Lowdermilk)
  27. Draft:Claudia Maté - associated with post-internet art
  28. Draft:Abbie Miller - Abbie Miller search
  29. Draft:Lucinda Parker (1942- ) [1 incoming link] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  30. Draft:Eunice Parsons (1916- ) [2 incoming links] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  31. Draft:Wendy Red Star (now at Wendy Red Star)
  32. Draft:Jolene Rickard - A Tuscarora artist, curator and visual historian at Cornell University, specializing in issues of indigeneity in a global context. Rickard co-curated two of the four permanent exhibitions for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.
  33. Draft:Abigail Satinsky - Writer, grassroots organizer, and curator of socially-engaged art. Co-founder of InCubate and Threewalls. Author of the book Support Networks
  34. Draft:Heidi Schwegler (1967- ) - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  35. Draft:Susan Seubert (1970- ) [2 mentions] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  36. Draft:Margery Hoffman Smith (now at Margery Hoffman Smith)
  37. Draft:Amanda Snyder now at Amanda Snyder [1 incoming link] - at Hallie Ford NW Gallery
  38. Draft:Barbara Tetenbaum - Barbara Tetenbaum search
  39. Draft:Lillian Polly Povey Thompson
  40. Draft:April Waters Oregon painter, series “Sheroes”
  41. Draft:Megan Williams (now at Megan Williams)
  42. Draft:Betsy Wolfston - Eugene-based visual artist, add her work to add her work to List of Public Art in Eugene Oregon

Other topics[edit]

Resources for editing[edit]

Tools and templates[edit]

  • N.B. There is an IRC channel if online participants need help:


You may add this template to the talk page of any articles or drafts created: {{ArtAndFeminism2016 article}}

Articles improved[edit]

Alphabetical by last name where applicable

Articles created[edit]

Alphabetical by first letter

  1. Draft:Center for the Study of Women in SocietyCenter for the Study of Women in Society -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  2. Draft:Cézanne’s QuarryCézanne’s Quarry-- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  3. Draft:Deborah CarverDeborah A. Carver Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  4. Draft:Judith R. BaskinJudith R. Baskin -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  5. Draft:Julia Christianson HoffmanJulia Christiansen Hoffman-- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  6. Draft:LaVerne KrauseLaVerne Krause -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), ChelseaCouch (talk), Mankeaton (talk), Catttalie (talk)
  7. Draft:Megan WilliamsMegan Williams -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  8. Draft:Ruth MountaingroveRuth Mountaingrove -- LindaJLong (talk), Valfontis (talk)
  9. Draft:Sally BushSally Bush -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  10. Draft:Susan LowdermilkSusan Lowdermilk -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  11. Draft:Wendy Red StarWendy Red Star -- Voice of Vicki (talk)


  1. Draft:Abbie Miller -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  2. Draft:Abigail Satinsky -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  3. Draft:Amanda Snyder -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  4. Draft:April Waters -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  5. Draft:Barbara Fealy -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  6. Draft:Barbara Tetenbaum -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk). Tresbesos (talk)
  7. Draft:Beautify Earth -- Sjrexplorer27! (talk)
  8. Draft:Beka Economopoulos -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  9. Draft:Betsy Wolfston -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  10. Draft:Chido Govera -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  11. Draft:Claudia Maté -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  12. Draft:Constance Edith Fowler -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  13. Draft:Cynthia Lahti -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  14. Draft:Deana Haggag -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  15. Draft:Eunice Parsons -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  16. Draft:Gwen Davidson -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  17. Draft:Hallie Parrish Hinges -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  18. Draft:Heidi Schwegler -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  19. Draft:Helen Gatch -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  20. Draft:Holly Coulis -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk), Laaru (talk)
  21. Draft:Iris Eichenberg -- Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  22. Draft:Johanna Hedva -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Stephennachtigall (talk)
  23. Draft:Jolene Rickard -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  24. Draft:Judith Poxson Fawkes -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  25. Draft:Julia Fish -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  26. Draft:Kartz Ucci -- Jovenciodelapaz (talk), ChelseaCouch (talk)
  27. Draft:Kate Ali -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  28. Draft:Kate Ericson -- Brian Gillis (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  29. Kathy O'Dell -- ChelseaCouch (talk)
  30. Draft:Laura U. Marks -- ChelseaCouch (talk), Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  31. Draft:Leonor Antunes -- Heinikr (talk)
  32. Polly Povey Thompson -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  33. Draft:Liz Kotz -- ChelseaCouch (talk), Another Believer (talk), Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  34. Draft:Lucinda Parker -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  35. Margery Hoffman Smith -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  36. Draft:Marita Dingus -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  37. Draft:Myra Mimlitsch-Gray -- Anyakivarkis (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  38. Draft:Nancy Shaver -- AWOJICK (talk), Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  39. Draft:Norma Heyser -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  40. Rana Hamadeh -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  41. Draft:Rosalyn Deutsche -- ChelseaCouch (talk), Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  42. Ross Palmer Beecher -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  43. Draft:Ruth Dennis Grover -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  44. Skuja Braden-- Sdewaay (talk)
  45. Draft:Stacy Jo Scott -- Jovenciodelapaz (talk), Brian Gillis (talk)
  46. Draft:Susan Seubert -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  47. The Blood of Lorraine -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Dorksidedarth (talk), Another Believer (talk)
  48. The Missing Italian Girl -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  49. Draft:Victoria Haven -- Grand'mere Eugene (talk), Jovenciodelapaz (talk)

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Malone, Emerson (March 3, 2016). "Rewriting Wikipedia's gender gap: UO feminists converge for edit-a-thon". Daily Emerald.
  • Malone, Emerson. "Artists join volunteers at 'edit-a-thon' to change how women are represented in Wikipedia". UO - School of Architecture and Allied Arts. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
  • "A Few Suggested Edits for Sexist Portland Wikipedia Pages". Willamette Week. March 2, 2016.
  • Architecture and Allied Arts Library
  • Eugene Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2016 Facebook page
  • Art+Feminism
  • AAA Library Research Guide

Participants - Sign Up Here![edit]

Prior to the event:

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  2. Sign up! Add your Wikipedia User Name to this section by clicking the blue button below (follow instructions). Your name will be added to the bottom of this page
Don't worry! If you haven't edited Wikipedia before and don't have a Wikipedia User Name yet, we will help you on the day of the event! And remember to have fun!

  1. Alexabrooke (talk)
  2. AWOJICK (talk)
  3. Awurts (talk)
  4. Brian Gillis (talk)
  5. Catttalie (talk)
  6. ChelseaCouch (talk)
  7. Dorksidedarth (talk)
  8. Freezepuff (talk)
  9. GeraldineSundstrom (talk)
  10. Grand'mere Eugene (talk)
  11. Heinikr (talk)
  12. Jovenciodelapaz (talk)
  13. L logan a (talk)
  14. Laaru (talk)
  15. LindaJLong (talk)
  16. Lkvanden (talk)
  17. Mankeaton (talk)
  18. marymargaretm (talk)
  19. Megan Helen (talk)
  20. Rachelann12 (talk)
  21. Sdewaay (talk)
  22. Sharshie (talk)
  23. Sjrexplorer27! (talk)
  24. Stephennachtigall (talk)
  25. Tanfar (talk)
  26. Tresbesos (talk)
  27. Valfontis (talk)
  28. Voice of Vicki (talk)