2014 Visionary Woman Awards
The Visionary Woman Awards at Moore College of Art & Design celebrate women whose lives and careers have made a significant impact on the visual arts. Proceeds benefit Moore scholarships to educate the next generation of women artists and designers. Learn more about the awards and past recipients.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
2:00 - 3:30 pm - Elizabeth Greenfield Zeidman Lecture (Free and open to the public)
6:00 - 9:30 pm - Visionary Woman Awards Gala Celebration (Ticketed event)
Helen Drutt English
Curatorial Consultant & Educator
Helen Drutt English founded the Helen Drutt Gallery in Philadelphia, among the first in the United States to make a commitment to the Modern and Contemporary Craft Movement. She has lectured internationally. Her American craft dining room has been selected to be exhibited at the Hermitage.
Janet Fish’s paintings are a celebration of light and color that delight the eye and engage the mind. Fish's work is in the collections of major American museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Whitney Museum of American Art.
Fashion Designer & Entrepreneur
Nicole Miller combines art training with couture technique. She launched the Nicole Miller brand in 1982 and continues to run the company in NYC's Garment District. Her irreverent style of clothing has been worn by celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Joss Stone, Jennifer Aniston, Beyoncé, Blake Lively and Eva Longoria.
2014 Visionary Woman Awards Committee
Frances R. Graham’66
Elizabeth Kapneck Grenald
Rochelle F. Levy '79
Adele K. Schaeffer
Emily Bittenbender '89
Ann King Lagos
MANY THANKS TO THIS YEAR'S GENEROUS SPONSORS
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation
Penelope P. Wilson
Comcast|NBC10|Comcast Spectacor Foundation
France R. Graham '66 and William A. Graham IV
Marta and Robert Adelson
Janice and Arthur Block
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
Keith and Jim Straw
Ernst & Young
Penny and Bob Fox
PMC Property Group
Jane Walentas '66 and David Walentas
Andrea M. Baldeck, MD. and William M. Hollis, Jr.
Blick Art Materials
Citi Private Bank
Kathy and Jack Donnelly
Drinker, Biddle, and Reath LLP
Mary and Joseph Fenkel
Cecelia Fitzgibbon and Scott Cameron
Fox Rothschild LLP
Mindy and Will Glassman
Joseph and Jane Goldblum
Janie Feldman Gross '74 and Peter Gross
Hirtle, Callaghan & Co
Meg and Craig S. Johnson
Keystone Outdoor Advertising Company, Inc.
Rochelle “Cissie” F. Levy '79 and Robert P. Levy
Marsha and Jeffrey Perelman
Jay and Ana Persaud
Bonnie and Richard Rossello
Adele K. Schaeffer and Harold G. Schaeffer
Select Medical Corporation
Frances and Bayard Storey
VantaCore Partners LLP
Chickie's & Pete's Cafe
Curley, Hessinger & Johnsrud LLP
Gerry and Richard Fox
Hangley Aronchick Segal & Pudlin, PC
For sponsorship information or to reserve your tickets now, please call the Development Office at 215.965.4069.