About WMG

Johana Moscoso performing “Machera 2” at WMG.

Woman Made Gallery is a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization founded in 1992. Its goal is to cultivate, promote and support the work of female-identified artists by providing exhibition opportunities, professional development, and public programs that invite discussion about what feminism means today. More than 7,500 women artists have exhibited their work here since WMG was established. WMG welcomes the participation of people of all gender expressions and orientations as artists and program participants, members and supporters.

Our Vision 

Woman Made Gallery’s vision is to ensure the equal placement of women’s art in the world.

Mission Statement

Woman Made Gallery (WMG) supports, cultivates and promotes the diverse contributions of women in the arts through exhibitions and other programs that serve, educate and enrich the community.


Erin Waser, President 
Graphic Designer | ABC 7 Chicago

Andrea Leets, Vice President/Treasurer
Senior Tax Associate | PricewaterhouseCoopers

Marcia Grubb, Secretary
President | Grubb Property Management Inc.

Tammi Franke 
Partner | Fitzgerald & Hewes LLP

Laurie A. Cohen
Futures and Options Trader | Chicago Mercantile Exchange

Jennifer Eicher
HR Professional | Press Ganey

Candice Hickman
Marketing Communications Professional

Gail Holmberg
President | Blue Morpho Consulting

Monica Staco 
Senior Specialist in Marketing Research | Northern Trust

Ginny Sykes 
Artist, Educator, Curator

Emily R. Williams
Educator | University of Illinois in Chicago