"She Votes", Centennial Book
This project is timed to run concurrent with the Feminist Art Coalition, a
national project by U. S institutions to mark the Centennial of the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote. There will be many exhibitions and programs this year. Many will address its failure to protect women of color and spotlight enduring inequities across the nation. Locally, MOCA, the Hammer, ICA and others are participating.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, a woman’s right to vote. Bonnie J. Smith is creating an altered book. Bonnie J. Smith is the editor and coordinator of this project with the support from the SCWCA board of which she is a member.
Deadline: All works of art must be received no later than June 10, 2020.
Specifications: Create an original work of art to be pasted into a leather-bound volume. Prints,
Abstractions, text, narratives are all welcome that address this theme.
Artists may submit a second work of art for possible inclusion in the book. Unused works may be
Mail: Each artwork and Signed Release Form must be mailed directly to Bonnie J. Smith and
Address: Bonnie J. Smith, 1237 S. Victoria Avenue, #426, Oxnard, California. 93035.
work. Example: Smith_VotingHeaven.jpg.
• Artworks will be scanned so copies may be used in an exhibition, video or printed volume.
• The book will also be submitted for inclusion in a museum archive, such as the Getty Research
Fees: There are no submission fees associated with this project.
Release Form: Below
EDITOR: Bonnie J. Smith
Permission is granted to the Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art and Bonnie J. Smith to
for marketing purposes in print, online or social media.
Please complete, sign and mail the original form along with your artwork to Bonnie J. Smith. Be
Address: Bonnie J. Smith, 1237 S. Victoria Avenue, #426, Oxnard, California. 93035