Upcoming Events


ArtTable was founded in 1980 by a group of professional women in the visual arts to foster greater support, recognition and opportunities among their peers. Today, ArtTable is the leading national non-profit organization dedicated to advancing professional women’s leadership in the visual arts.

Our on-going mission includes educating and informing our members and the general public about significant developments and issues in the visual arts through public panels, 
conferences and talks in addition to mentorship programs for young women newly entering the field and professional development seminars for leadership at all career stages. 



WASHINGTON, DC | Mentor Dinner with Susan Rosenbaum
November 9: The Agony and Ecstasy, Mentoring for Young Professionals in Fundraising, Outreach and More in the ArtsArtTable member Susan Rosenbaum, who holds more than 40 years experience in promoting and raising funds for museums, arts organizations, and arts projects, including the Corcoran Gallery of Art, presents an intimate and first hand mentor session. Topics covered will include; how to organize the nitty gritty campaigns, tips and tricks for donor relations and tales of of her own experience with membership, community outreach, galas and high end donors. A question and answer session will follow.

FLORIDA | Exhibition visit at The Screening Room Miami
November 15: Join ArtTable for a visit to the exhibition Traveling Lady by Colombian-born, New York–based multimedia artist Jessica Mitrani, presented by the Screening Room. Curated by Francine Birbragher-Rozencwaig, the exhibition features a site-specific installation reimagined from Mitrani’s original work, which was part performance, part film. Produced with a grant from the Hermès Foundation, the exhibition premiered​ at the Crossing the Line festival in New York in 2014,​ and was also presented at the ​New Setting program in Paris the same year.

Shelley Langdale is the associate curator of prints and Drawings Philadelphia Museum Of Art and the program chair for ArtTable’s Philadelphia Chapter. Shelley worked at the Fogg Art Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Cleveland Museum of Art before coming to Philadelphia in 2002.  Over the years, she has organized a variety of exhibitions, including shows of Renaissance prints and drawings, American Folk Art drawings, Japanese prints, and contemporary works on paper. In 2010, she was a member of the curatorial team for the international contemporary art festival, Philagrafika held throughout the city of Philadelphia. She has lectured and published on topics ranging from the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci to the video installations of the Japanese artist Tabaimo. She is the Vice President of the Print Council of America, a member of the board and serves as Chair of Program Committee at The Print Center, serves as an advisor to The Brandywine Workshop in Philadelphia, and was recently appointed to the Advisory Council of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
SOUTHERN CA | Curatorial Perspective: Two Special Exhibitions at the Autry Museum
November 5: Join ArtTable for an insider tour led by Amy Scott, Chief Curator and Curator of Visual Arts at the Autry Museum of the American West, of two exhibitions. The first, New Acquisitions Featuring the Kaufman Collection, highlights recent additions to the Autry's growing art collections, including 49 paintings and sculptures donated by new ArtTable member Loretta Kaufman and her husband, Victor.  Among them are bronzes by Frederic Remington and Allan Houser, paintings by Rick Bartow and Eanger Irving Couse and works on paper by Fritz Scholder and David Einstein, all of which present dynamic visions of the American West. 

CHICAGO | Tour of EXPO CHICAGO with Deputy Director Nicole Berry
November 16: Join ArtTable for a tour of EXPO CHICAGO led by EXPO's deputy director and ArtTable Chicago chapter chair, Nicole Berry. Nicole will give members and their guests an insider tour of the fair and focus on EXPOSURE, the section of the fair devoted to emerging galleries. Following the tour, attendees are welcome to explore the fair with new friends and colleagues.
NEW YORK | 2016 Career Development Roundtable
November 18: Every year ArtTable welcomes more than 100 graduate students in the New York area to meet with leading women professionals in the visual arts field, most of whom are ArtTable members!  ArtTable is the foremost national membership organization dedicated to advancing women's professional leadership in the visual arts. Through our activities and programs, we serve women at all stages of their careers, expand opportunities for women from diverse backgrounds,engage with critical issues in the field, and foster community through our national network.