Wikipedia:Meetup/Oakland/ArtandFeminism 2015

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Oakland Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon
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When and Where
Time2-6pm
AddressCalifornia College of the Arts, Meyer Library, 5212 Broadway
City, StateOakland, CA 94618

Event information

Directions

The only public parking in the area is street parking. You can take the 51A bus up Broadway or down College to get to CCA campus; the Rockridge BART station is also a 15-minute walk away. If you enter the main gates of the campus on Broadway, you'll shortly come upon a campus map. Here's a PDF of the map; Meyer Library is in Founder's Hall on the west side of the campus.

Registration

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Register

Please add your Wikipedia username to the appropriate section below (signatures are created by saving four tildes [~] in a row). If you haven't edited Wikipedia before, we will help you register for a new Wikipedia editing account on the day-of.

Online participants

If you can't make it to Meyer Library in person, but would still like to participate, you are more than welcome to do so remotely. Sign up below, and please add any outcomes to the List of Articles Worked On section.

List of articles to edit

Below is a list of articles that would benefit from edits and expansion during the edit-a-thon.

CCA/CCAC related

California Artists with Stub-class or Start-Class entries in the WikiProject Women artists project

  • Amy Alexander artist and researcher working in audio/visual performance, interactive art and software art. UCSD Faculty
  • Terry Berlier Bay area artist, whose work focuses on sound sculpture, ecology
  • Camille Billops LA based African-American sculptor, filmmaker, archivist, and printmaker
  • Andrea Bowers Los Angeles-based American artist working in a variety of media
  • Nancy Buchanan Los Angeles-based artist best known for her work in installation and performance
  • Grace Clements (artist) American painter, mosaicist, and art writer. Born in Oakland, 1905
  • Retta Davidson woman animator for Walt Disney Studios during the Golden Age of American animation
  • Ellen Eagle American artist, best known for her figure drawings and portraits, BFA CCAC
  • Feminist Art Program created by Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California, in 1971
  • Mary Fleener Los Angeles-based alternative comics artist, writer and musician
  • Sally Fletcher-Murchison American ceramic artist who was born in Sacramento, California in 1933
  • Diane Gamboa visual artist and curator in Southern California since the 1980s
  • Ann Hamilton (artist) known for large-scale multi-media installations, faculty of the UC Santa Barbara
  • Barbara Hammer CA experimental filmmaker who deals with issues such as gender roles and lesbian relationships
  • Lucy Hanna artist, photographer, and filmmaker based in Seattle, Washington and San Francisco, California
  • Brenda Laurel Pioneer of video game development fo girls. CCA grad design chair
  • Alison Saar CA artist whose work explores themes of African cultural diaspora and spirituality
  • Betye Saar CA artist known for her work in the field of assemblage, part of the black arts movement in the 1970s
  • A.L. Steiner multimedia artist, member of Chicks on Speed USC faculty
  • Deborah Sussman LA based pioneer of environmental graphic design
  • Kara Walker born in Stockton, California. contemporary African-American artist who explores race, gender, sexuality, violence and identity

See also: Wikipedia:Meetup/ArtAndFeminism/Tasks

Resources for Editing

List of Articles Worked On