Patricia Douglas was “Girl 27” on a long list of young extras who were invited to an MGM party in Hollywood, in 1937, under the guise of a casting shoot for a movie.
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The last few days have brought me into contact with four extraordinary people… this seems amazing.
I am ever grateful to the Harwood Museum, its board, staff and director, and especially to the two women who curated this extraordinary exhibit: Janet Webb and Judith Kendall who have the courage of their convictions.
Whether we dare, or do not dare, with our work and our voices and our actions to make trouble, we are living in the midst of trouble, nationally and globally, trouble that no amount of soothing the waters is going to solve.
I loved our tour of architect Luis Barragán’s masterpiece in Mexico City, a great collection of brilliantly-colored walls, streams and pools.
Mexico City seems to be a city of women. We are everywhere.
I grew up with almost no music at all. Music, after all, is not words and only words counted in that world.
No longer subject to colonization and condescension, have we found our landscapes, at last?
In the end, France comes to honoring its extraordinary women
Artists use all the material our lives deliver to us–but the professional cost can be very high.