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About Us

Oblique view of gallery with a Baroque painting of the Madonna and Child in a gilded frame on magenta wall at right. In the distance, three more framed works hang on the same wall. Painting on the adjacent white wall is of a reclining figure with a bandage on chest.

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View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.
Photo credit: Cameron Robinson
Wilhelmina Cole Holladay speaks at the Inaugural Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Photo credit: NMWA
Black and white photograph of three light skinned women casually chatting next to a painting.
Wilhelmina Cole Holladay (middle) with artist Leonora Carrington (left) and Karen Brosius (right), 1987. Photo credit: NMWA

Our Mission Statement

The only major museum in the world solely dedicated to championing women through the arts.
A women stands facing a white wall with two artworks. On the adjacent wall are two more artworks against a bright pink backdrop.
Photo credit: Cameron Robinson
Photo credit: Alicia Gregory, NMWA