SMoCA's 'Unapologetic' Puts Art By Women On Display All Year

By Lauren Gilger
Published: Friday, January 17, 2020 - 12:14pm
Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 10:54pm

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Lalla Essaydi, "Converging Territories #9," 2004-2005.
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Lalla Essaydi, "Converging Territories #9," 2004-2005.

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art is making a big statement in the new year. It’s unveiling its first yearlong collection show, and it will feature all women artists.

It’s called "Unapologetic: All Women, All Year," and it opens Feb. 15.

It all started with a recent study from Williams College that shows the vast majority — 87% — of major museum collections across the country feature male artists.

The Show sat down with Jennifer McCabe, director and chief curator of SMoCA, to talk more about it.

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Jennifer McCabe.

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story has been modified to correct the opening date of the exhibition.

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