AAWAA
Asian American Women Artists Alliance
AAWAA Events: Traditional Balinese Dance Performance - Opening Receptions and Exhibits - Celebrating the Lunar New Year with Lion Dance

A Cultural Exchange Program

Asian American Women Artists Alliance brings Asian Cultures and Arts to the Brooklyn communities with a fabulour painting and sculptures exhibition of artwork by Chinese Peasant Women.

AAWAA is looking for volunteers to help in various aspects of this exhibition.
Please contact Yan Kong 718-788-6170 or info@aawaa.org.

February 2 - March 2, 2008
Steinhardt Conservatory Gallery
To view artwork
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 1000 Washington Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11225.
718-623-7200  www.bbg.org
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 9AM - 4:30 PM.

Come to celebrate Year of the Rat on Sunday, February 3, 2008 at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and enjoy the Chinese women’s Peasant Art Exhibition!

March 4 - April 8, 2008 Celebrating Women's History Month
AAWAA Gallery
To view artwork
136 15th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215.
Hours: Wed – Thur, 1-6 PM.
Fri – Sat, 6-9PM.

Donnell Public Library To view artwork
20 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019.
212-621-0694 www.nypl.org/branch/central/dlc/
Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri: 10AM – 6PM
Tue, Thur:  10 AM – 8 PM
Sat: 10 AM - 5 PM.
Sun: 1 – 5 PM.

Gallery 1199, Bread and Roses Cultural  Center To view artwork
310 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036.
212-261-2210  www.bread-and-roses.com
Hours: Mon - Fri, 9 AM – 8 PM. Some Saturday( Call for schedule.)

Opening Reception:

Thursday, March 6, 2008. 5:30-8:30PM
Gallery 1199, 310 W 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036.
Martin Luthur King Jr. Labor Center

7:30 PM performance cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Important Notice: There will be only one Opening Reception for Rural Life, Celebrating Chinese Women's Peasant Art at 1199 Gallery.

for More information about Chinese Peasant Art Exhibit >> click

for Folk Arts Workshop Program Schedule >> click here.

This exhibition program is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the Brooklyn Arts Council; JPMorganChase/BAC, The Independence Community Foundation, China Peasant Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition Committee, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Donnell Public Library, Bread and Roses Cultural Project, 1199SEIU Healthcare Workers East, AAWAA and the David Schwartz Foundation. .


AAWAA Gallery I and II
136 15th Street Brooklyn, NY 11215
F train to 4th Ave., or R/M train to Prospect Ave.

Gallery Hours:
Wednesday - Thursday, 1 - 6 PM
Friday - Saturday, 6 - 9 PM
Gallery closes on all public holidays.