Wikipedia:Meetup/San Francisco/ArtandFeminism 2016

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CCA San Francisco
Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon
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When and Where
DateSaturday, March 5, 2016
Time2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
AddressCalifornia College of the Arts
Simpson Library
1111 8th Street
City, StateSan Francisco, CA 94107

Event information[edit]

Our 2016 Art+Feminism editathon at California College of the Arts Simpson Library in San Francisco
Library resource books gathered in preparation for the 2016 Art+Feminism editathon

Art+Feminism is a weekend-long event where people all over the world improve coverage of women and the arts on Wikipedia + encourage female editorship. Last year, over 1500 participants at more than 75 events around the world participated in the second annual Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, resulting in the creation of nearly 400 new pages and significant improvements to 500 articles on Wikipedia.

You are invited to come to this Art+Feminism event in San Francisco, and feel free to bring a friend! We will work together to improve articles on these themes. People with no Wikipedia editing experience are welcome; there will be experienced editors who can help you get started and answer all of your questions.

See List of articles to edit for some example topics, and you can also find your own topics to edit.

  • Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • Time: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm (there will be presentations near the beginning especially for first-time editors, but you can stop by anytime during these hours and leave whenever you like)
  • Location: California College of the Arts, Simpson Library, 1111 8th St, San Francisco, CA 94107

Note that the University of San Francisco is also hosting an Art+Feminism edit-a-thon on Friday, March 4th.


Childcare will be available! Please contact with the first names and number of children requiring care, their ages, and what time you plan on attending.



See the CCA website's directions for details and parking information.

By car from the East Bay:

  • Cross the Bay Bridge (80 west)
  • Take the 9th Street exit, turn left on 8th street, and get into the lane second from the left
  • Turn left on Brannan, right on 7th Street, right on Irwin Street, and right on 8th Street

By car from the Peninsula/South:

  • Take Highway 101 north
  • Exit at Vermont Street and turn right on 16th Street, then left on Wisconsin

By car from Marin/North:

  • Cross the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Take the Lombard Street exit, turn right on Van Ness Avenue, cross Market Street, and continue on South Van Ness
  • Turn left on 16th Street and left again on Wisconsin

Public transit[edit]

CCA's San Francisco campus can be reached by one of a few BART stations:

  • From 16th Street Mission, take the 55 bus east to 16th & Missouri
  • From Civic Center, take the 19 bus south to 15th Street & Rhode Island
  • From Montgomery, take the 10 bus south to 15th Street & Rhode Island

List of articles to edit[edit]

Below are lists of articles that would benefit from edits and expansion during the edit-a-thon. Please feel free to add to them!

CCA/CCAC related[edit]

California Artists in WikiProject Women[edit]

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

Misc. non-biographies to create/expand[edit]

See also[edit]

Resources for editing[edit]

Articles created/improved[edit]

As you work on or create articles, please add them here so we can track how successful this event was! Simply add a list item with your article under the appropriate section, signing it with your username (four tildes in a row in wiki markup "~~~~") if you so choose.

Articles improved[edit]

  1. Alison Saar -- AHRyder (talk), Artfeminism (talk), Jjankulla (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  2. Allison Smith (artist) -- Teri librari (talk), Dreamyshade (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  3. Amy Alexander -- Checkingfax (talk), Phette23 (talk), Dreamyshade (talk)
  4. Andrea Bowers -- Checkingfax (talk), Schong2 (talk), EBarrios (WMF) (talk)
  5. Ann Hamilton (artist) -- Checkingfax (talk), Some.cheung (talk)
  6. Asian American Women Artists Association -- Checkingfax (talk)
  7. Barbara Hammer -- Checkingfax (talk), KyleLabriola (talk)
  8. Camille Billops -- Zenmasterjustin (talk), Checkingfax (talk), Phette23 (talk)
  9. Cecilia Alvarez -- Aidanchaidez (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  10. Deborah Sussman -- Bas1023 (talk), Dleal95 (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  11. Feminist Art Program -- Checkingfax (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  12. Heath Ceramics -- Dreamyshade (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  13. Hung Liu -- Zhengan (talk), Paulproteus (talk), Schong2 (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  14. Jill Posener -- Checkingfax (talk)
  15. Lucy Hanna -- Checkingfax (talk), Paulproteus (talk)
  16. Malvina Hoffman -- Kbfwords (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  17. Mariah Robertson -- Hammyburgy (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  18. Mary Fleener -- Acmcc (talk), Checkingfax (talk), KaityMoy (talk), Schong2 (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  19. Retta Davidson -- Checkingfax (talk), Acmcc (talk), Paulproteus (talk), KaityMoy (talk)
  20. Sally Fletcher-Murchison -- Checkingfax (talk)
  21. Tamuna Sirbiladze -- Commons11 (talk), Dreamyshade (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  22. Terry Berlier -- Bb420 (talk), Checkingfax (talk)
  23. Trude Guermonprez -- Checkingfax (talk), Paulproteus (talk)
  24. Yoni Ki Baat -- Turquoise Lulo (talk), Checkingfax (talk)

Articles created[edit]


  1. Bella Feldman -- Glenngrace (talk) (promoted from Draft)
  2. Deborah Grant (artist) -- Circa73 (talk)
  3. Florence Resnikoff -- Zhengan (talk)
  4. Jill Posener -- Maherkr (talk)
  5. Lia Cook -- Ambear13 (talk)
  6. List of feminist art critics -- Circa73 (talk)
  7. Terry Berlier -- ParkerHiggins (talk)


  1. Draft:Katherine Rinne -- Acmcc (talk)
  2. Draft:Nataly Gattegno -- Dsransom (talk)


  1. Alison M. Saar -- Checkingfax (talk)
  2. Cecilia Concepción Alvarez -- Checkingfax (talk)
  3. Cecilia Concepcion Alvarez -- Checkingfax (talk)
  4. Cue P. Doll -- redirect page to Amy Alexander -- Checkingfax (talk)
  5. Deborah Evelyn Sussman -- Checkingfax (talk)
  6. Malvina Hofmann -- redirect page to Malvina Hoffman -- Checkingfax (talk)
  7. Redda Davidson -- redirect page to Retta Davidson -- Checkingfax (talk)
  8. Talks of the Vagina -- Checkingfax (talk)
  9. VJ Übergeek -- redirect page to Amy Alexander -- Checkingfax (talk)


  1. Florence Resnikoff -- Checkingfax (talk)
  2. Lia Cook -- Checkingfax (talk)
  3. Terry Berlier -- Checkingfax (talk)

External links[edit]

Participants - Sign Up Here![edit]

Sign here to help us learn more about how users interact with Wikipedia! If you sign up, we can observe how your username uses the Wikimedia projects during and after this event. This will help us to better measure the effectiveness of this event and similar programs. This means that your publicly available activity and the information you share with us during this event may be processed by the Wikimedia Foundation, Art+Feminism, and the organizers of the local event, and may be transferred to or from the US and other countries that may not have the same level of privacy regulation that your country does. However, we will not share your information with third parties or publicly unless it's in aggregated or anonymized form.
Prior to the event:

  1. Do you have a Wikipedia User Name?
    No? Create a Wikipedia account
    Yes? Go to Step #2
  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!

Online participants[edit]

If you can't make it to Simpson 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.

  1. Jooojay (talk) 03:30, 31 January 2016 (UTC)
  2. Tfinc (talk) 03:05, 21 January 2016 (UTC)


  1. Acmcc (talk) 23:27, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  2. Ambear13 (talk) 23:59, 19 February 2016 (UTC)
  3. Arponizhaar (talk) 19:50, 24 February 2016 (UTC)
  4. Bb420 (talk) 01:26, 6 March 2016 (UTC)
  5. Checkingfax (Talk) 20:45, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  6. Circa73 (talk) 16:15, 29 February 2016 (UTC)
  7. Commons11 (talk) 22:15, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  8. Dleal95 (talk) 17:22, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  9. Dreamyshade (talk) 07:53, 11 February 2016 (UTC)
  10. Dsransom (talk) 19:17, 29 January 2016 (UTC)
  11. EBarrios (WMF) (talk) 01:01, 23 January 2016 (UTC) - Eliza Barrios
  12. FatCatOlive4 (talk) 19:59, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  13. Glenngrace (talk) 22:03, 2 March 2016 (UTC)
  14. Hammyburgy (talk) 20:35, 26 February 2016 (UTC)
  15. Hannahnovillo (talk) 22:09, 2 March 2016 (UTC)
  16. KaityMoy (talk) 07:00, 3 March 2016 (UTC)
  17. Kaylalian19 (talk) 18:44, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  18. Kbfwords (talk) 21:23, 6 March 2016 (UTC)
  19. KyleLabriola (talk) 01:39, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  20. Lgruwell-WMF (talk) 01:06, 21 January 2016 (UTC) - Lisa Seitz Gruwell
  21. Lrayshel23 (talk) 18:31, 23 February 2016 (UTC)
  22. Maherkr (talk) 19:48, 28 February 2016 (UTC) - Katherine Maher
  23. Momamimu (talk) 18:43, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  24. NetMarAngTay (talk) 20:04, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  25. ozhu (talk·contribs) 07:23, 26 February 2016 (UTC)
  26. ParkerHiggins ( talk contribs ) 19:27, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  27. Phette23 (talk) 19:17, 29 January 2016 (UTC)
  28. Sbhaumik (talk) 07:12, 3 March 2016 (UTC)
  29. Schong2 (talk) 21:28, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  30. Sjuon (talk) 03:26, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  31. Strawcraft (talk) 23:31, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  32. Teri librari (talk) 21:07, 13 February 2016 (UTC)
  33. Turquoise Lulo (talk) 23:56, 5 March 2016 (UTC)
  34. User:Pduarte
  35. Writingaboutart (talk) 00:43, 6 March 2016 (UTC)
  36. Zhengan (talk) 22:50, 19 February 2016 (UTC)
  37. Umr26 (talk) 17:47, 9 March 2016 (UTC)