The Great Women Portrait Project

Portrait Art as a tool for change:  

(To join us: 2 steps)

Step 1.

Pick a pioneering woman to honour, and commission a portrait 

either independently, or collectively as a group

[prices & tax-related information here]


Hang portrait in public/professional space by

OCTOBER 11th, 2024


Dates to mark:

Feb. 11: International Day of Women and Girls in Science 

March 8: International Women's Day 

Oct. 11th:  The International Day of the Girl




Top image: Project participant Dr. Jane MacKay-Nesbitt, Chair, Women's Advisory Committee of Halifax, unveils portrait of feminist/publisher/activist Doris Anderson, at the project's Year 1 wrap party, The Prow Gallery
More Year 1 Project Participants: Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission