Nasty Women / Team Femke

Art Exhibition & fundraiser, December 8-15, 2019

De Balie, Amsterdam • December 8-15, 2019

NASTY WOMEN / #TEAMFEMKE

EXHIBITION & FUNDRAISER

CALL FOR ARTISTS

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 17, 2019!

Women on important positions like mayors, politicians, talk show hosts, musicians, all get a lot of sexist dirt thrown at them. Women are called hysterical, while men in the same situation are called bold….

It’s structural, it’s normalized, it’s everyday sexism. 

This. Must. Stop. 

That’s why Nasty Women Amsterdam strike again with a new smashing art exhibition & fundraiser in Amsterdam.

SHORT:
1. Exhibition to make a statement against sexism
2. Artists donate their art to show solidarity
3. Fundraiser for charity, so come and buy!

APPLY!

All Nasty Women artists (female/male/non-binary) can submit art. To fight sexism, misogyny, discrimination, racism, and to show tolerance and solidarity. 

Submission deadline: November 17, 2019.

DONATE YOUR ART

Email your name, address, email, website to nastywomenamsterdam@gmail.com
Subject: Nasty Women #teamFemke – your name
Include a jpg of your artwork (size, medium, title, year)
Art must be 30 x 30 cm max including frame, price €250 max
All revenues will go to charity
More info: www.nastywomenamsterdam.org

WHERE & WHEN?

De Balie debate center
Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10
1017 RR Amsterdam, Netherlands

December 8-15, 2019
Opening reception December 8, 2019, 4pm.
Full evening’s program to be announced.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 10am-11pm
Finissage December 15, 2019, 4 pm.

#teamFemke

#teamFemke consists of TINKEBELL., Airco Caravan, Kim van Keken, Jamila Aanzi, Maaike Vallenduuk, Anita Groenink, Angela Carper, Lola ‘t Hart, Marcella van der Kruk, Marije Lighthart, Matthea de Jong, Natascha van Weezel, Natasja van den Berg, Miriam Hulsmann and Josilda da Conceição

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Why Nasty Women / #teamFemke? Read the press release (Dutch)

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BACKGROUND INFORMATION – BACK IN 2017:

184 Nasty Women artists m/f from 27 countries, 240 artworks from € 1 – € 200. During the exhibition and auction €16.000 ($17,000) was raised. This is the Amsterdam sister of Nasty Women NYC, a group exhibition that serves to demonstrate solidarity among artists who identify with being a Nasty Woman in the face of threats to roll back women’s rights, individual rights, and abortion rights. It also served as a fundraiser to support Women on Waves, COC Amsterdam and She Decides.

Nasty Women NYC was started by Roxanne Jackson and Jessamyn Fiore with a Facebook post that read:

Hello female artists/curators! Lets organize a NASTY WOMEN group show!!! Who’s interested??? 

The massive response has taken this call to arms into an ever expanding network of Nasty Women Artists & Art Organizers all around the world. See Other Nasty Venues.

In the Netherlands we experience more intolerance and populism. Just before the elections we want to show our solidarity with women’s rights, LGBTQ, individual rights. This exhibition is a fundraiser, all sales will go to charity: Women on Waves, COC Amsterdam & Shedecides.eu

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