Linda Lee Alter http://wrti.org en PAFA Explores The Female Gaze http://wrti.org/post/pafa-explores-female-gaze <p>Artist Linda Lee Alter began collecting art by women in the mid 1980s after finding a dearth of female artists represented in museums and galleries. She collected a variety of art in different styles and media, and in 2010 donated approximately 500 works to Philadelphia's Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. <a href="http://www.pafa.org/femalegaze/" target="_blank"><strong>Now on view at PAFA, <em>The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making Their World,</em> is an exhibition of nearly 250 works from the collection.&nbsp;</strong></a></p><p>Be sure to check out a companion exhibition opening at PAFA on Saturday, January 12th:<a href="http://www.pafa.org/museum/Exhibitions/Upcoming-Exhibitions/Modern-Women-at-PAFA-From-Cassatt-to-O-Keeffe/1390/"><em><strong> Modern Women at PAFA: From Cassatt to O'Keeffe</strong></em></a>.</p><p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 00:50:52 +0000 Susan Lewis 4959 at http://wrti.org PAFA Explores The Female Gaze