Mission

Lunar New Year Celebration 2013

Volunteer Brian Ignacio representing AAWAA at the Lunar New Year Celebration in San Francisco’s city hall.

 

ASIAN AMERICAN WOMEN IN THE ARTS (AAWA)

Advocacy. Visibility. Mentorship.

Asian American Women in the Arts (AAWA) is a national advocacy group whose mission is to advance the visibility and recognition of Asian American women in the arts through exhibitions, publications, public programs, mentorship, and the active contributions of a regional and national membership. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, AAWA has consistently promoted both regional and national efforts to achieve its mission, defining and redefining the contributions of Asian American women artists since its inception in 1988.

 

 

APOHO 2010

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud installing her piece for A Place of Her Own in 2010. Photo courtesy of Cynthia Tom.