Women in Neon
Join us for a virtual discussion and demonstration on Facebook Live with six women who are glowing in neon right now. This special presentation in honor of Women’s History Month is hosted in collaboration with She Bends, the first and only collective of womxn bending their own neon art.
Meet the women who are illuminating the industry and the art. Watch a live bending demonstration and learn about the history and future of neon with She Bends Founder Meryl Pataky. Ask questions and learn more. Featured artists include:
- Sarah Blood, Alfred, NY
- Eve Hoyt, Philadelphia, PA
- Danielle James “DJ”, Durham, NC
- Leticia Maldonado "Tiza", LA, CA
- Megan Stelljes, Lakewood, WA
- Harriet Schwarzrock, Queanbeyan, Australia
The work of all of these artists is currently on view at Pittsburgh Glass Center in the new exhibition Light in Transmission through May 9.