The Johnson Collection’s TJC Gallery

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Fri, Feb 14
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
2020-02-14T12:00:00-05:00
2020-02-14T16:00:00-05:00
TJC Gallery
154 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306, USA
Free
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Our Own Work, Our Own Way

Feb 5, 2020 – Apr 17, 2020

Parallel to the broader battle early twentieth-century American women waged to overturn the socio-political constraints historically prescribed by men and law, female artists of the era struggled to earn access to and acclaim in the country’s cultural arena. Working in a region that trailed the national arc toward gender equality, Southern women artists routinely encountered resistance in their quest to gain parity, especially when their mode of expression was modern in style or subject.