Public Conversations

A fun conversation with amazing filmmakers about grant funding for narrative and documentary film projects.
“Extant Women” Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, CA, 2015
Kristine Schomaker, Cheryl Bookout, Karen Schfman,
Snezana Saraswati Petrovic, Deborah Lambert (left to right)


“Finding Beauty Through Struggle” 2015
Anna Deavere Smith, Mark Steven Greenfield,
Cheryl Bookout and Joe Hernandez-Kolski


“In Dialogue: June Wayne and the Rise of Women Artists” 2014
Pasadena Museum of California Art
This panel discussion focused on June Wayne, her inspiring legacy, and issues facing contemporary
women artists today. Moderated by artist-educator Ruth Weisberg, panelists include
SCWCA President Cheryl Bookout


“Los Angeles Contemporary Art Landscape” 2014
Brand Art Center, Glendale, CA
Panelists include Peter Frank, Larry Bell, George Herms,
Tony Berlant and Cheryl Bookout (Left to Right)

“Arts and Healing”
2013 El Museo del Barrio, New York, New York
Panel facilitated by Cheryl Bookout (far right) with panelists
Betsy Damon, Neda Moridpour and Quimetta Perle