2014 Visionary Women

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


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.



Nicole Miller

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.

014 Visionary Woman Awards Committee

Marta Adelson
Keith Straw

Committee Members
Penny Fox
Frances R. Graham’66
Elizabeth Kapneck Grenald
Rochelle F. Levy '79
Adele K. Schaeffer
Jane Walentas’66

Honorary Committee
Emily Bittenbender '89
Jill Bonovitz’74
Janie Gross’74
Angela Hudson
Ann King Lagos
Judith Tannenbaum
Adrienne Vittadini’66


The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation

Penelope P. Wilson

Marta and Robert Adelson
Arthur and Janice Block
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
Philadelphia Management Corp.


Blick Art Materials
Citi Private Bank
CSI International
John and Kathy Donnelly
Ernst & Young
Joseph and Mary Fenkel
Fox Rothschild LLP
Mindy and Will Glassman
Joseph and Jane Goldblum
Sis and Ray Grenald
Janie and Peter Gross
Meg and Craig Johnson
Keystone Outdoor Advertising Company, Inc.
Laredo Mechanical
Maguire Foundation
Marsha and Jeffrey Perelman
Jay and Ana Persaud
Select Medical Group
Frances and Bayard Storey
Chickie's & Pete's Cafe
CRW Printing
Michael and Joan Curley
Rev. Richard Fernandez
Geraldine and Richard Fox
Hangley Aronchick Segal & Pudlin, PC
INTECH Construction
Julie Jensen Bryan and Robert Bryan
Jane and Leonard Korman
Samuel P. Mandell Foundation
Willis of Pennsylvania, Inc.

For sponsorship information or to reserve your tickets now, please call the Development Office at 215.965.4069.