VISUAL DIAIRES: Consciousness Raising Workshop

Visual Diaries traveling exhibition:
2009 Bridging Generations: Women Artists and Organizations from Rutgers' Collection,
Rutgers' University, Alexander Library, New Brunswick, NJ
2010 Suffolk Community College, Long Island, NY
2010 Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ
2011 Auburn University, Montgomery, AL
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Helen Stockton in conversation with other NYFAI students
Helen Stockton-NYFAI’S oldest student in conversation
with younger students, Winter 1980

NYFAI ORAL HISTORY PROJECT, Rutgers University Library
Housed at Rutgers University

Open Houses

Special thanks to Cynthia Navaretta for her hard work and devotion in making the
Women Artists News,
a major chronical of the women's art movement in New York City.
Cynthia Navaretta's research files on women artists, circa 1970-2005 in the Smithsonian, Archives of American Art.

Thank you to Robyn and Joan Stockton whose mother Helen Stockton (pictured left) was our oldest student (1913-2005)
and who have contributed funds in memory of their mother to make the NYFAI oral histories possible.

Robyn Stockton
(pictured right) passed away on December 13th, 2017. She will be missed.


Arverna Adams, Louise Bourgeois, Sandra Branch, Helene Brandt, Peg Brennan, Rosemarie Castoro, Judith Chiti, Elaine DeKooning, Eleanor Dickinson,
Penne Franklin, Kathleen Gatuso, Ellen Lanyon, Doris Licht, Frances Newton, Patsy Norvell, Irene Peslikas*, Arlene Raven, Miriam Schapiro*, Carol Shapiro,
Nancy Spero, Helen Stockton, Merlin Stone and Carol Stronghilos*, Lenore Tawney, Marcia Tucker, Margaret Weber, Hannah Wilke, Betty Woodman







New York Feminist Art Institute

© 2009