Wikipedia:Meetup/Vancouver/ArtAndFeminism 2016

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2016 Art+Feminism
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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When and Where
Date:Friday, March 4, 2016
Time:11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Address:Emily Carr University of Art and Design Library
South Building
1400 Johnston Street
City/State:Granville Island, Vancouver BC V6H 3R9 Canada
Date:Sunday, March 6, 2016
Time:11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Address:Western Front
Grand Luxe Theatre
303 East 8th Ave
City/State:Vancouver BC V5T 1S1 Canada

The Vancouver 2016 Art + Feminism Editathon is shaping up to be a major event! Hosted and supported by the University of British Columbia (UBC) Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory, the Vancouver Art Gallery Library & Archives, Emily Carr University of Art and Design Library, and the Western Front. All are welcome to this free event, from novice editors and experienced Wikipedians, to librarians, archivists, artists, curators and art fans - if you're interested, drop by!

Information sessions[edit]

Edit-a-thon Information Session and Meet n' Greet
  • Date: Friday February 26, 2016
  • Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Location: Vancouver Art Gallery Library & Archives, 750 Hornby Street, Vancouver, Gallery Library, 2nd Floor

Main events[edit]


Completed during the Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2016 Vancouver[edit]

New Articles[edit]

Improved Upon[edit]

Suggested articles[edit]

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

As this is a Vancouver event, a Vancouver focus is suggested - but not required.

Feel free to add suggested pages to the lists below. See also: Wikipedia:Meetup/ArtAndFeminism/Tasks

Please sign your name next to an topic/artist/heading you are interested in updating or writing about.

Suggestions for Notable artists/writers/curators/contributors, etc. without articles[edit]

Non-Biographies without articles[edit]


Short articles in need of expansion and/or referencing[edit]

Specific Works of Art[edit]

Relevant Images[edit]

Relevant images relating to local artists can be found on Wikimedia Commons at commons:Category:Art + Feminism edit-a-thon, this category is being slowly filled. If you have requests for images from Flickr or other image hosting sites that may have the appropriate copyright license to be uploaded, you can request them below:

External links[edit]

Participants - Sign Up Here![edit]

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!

  1. LadyBarbarella (Talk) Christine D'Onofrio --LadyBarbarella (talk) 16:12, 2 March 2015 (UTC)
  2. The Interior (Talk) 01:22, 30 January 2016 (UTC) (Either in person, or by video if possible. We'll see)
  3. Riley Huntley -- Cheers, Riley 23:23, 18 February 2016 (UTC)
  4. FortitudineVincimus (talk) 14:53, 27 February 2016 (UTC)
  5. Larissaberinger (talk) 01:40, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  6. 2001:569:7976:9800:680A:5E8:7B6B:5684 (talk) 03:41, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  7. Hillarywebb (talk) 17:30, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  8. RealitySpice (talk) 18:31, 4 March 2016 (UTC)
  9. BonitaWatson (talk) 20:56, 4 March 2016 (UTC)-- BonitaWatson
  10. Vaglib2 (talk) 00:57, 5 March 2016 (UTC) -- VAGLIB2 working on a page for Carole Itter
  11. ACOLL011 (talk) 19:38, 7 March 2016 (UTC)