“This group hasn’t formed around a particular issue. It’s founded around general disgust.” – Bea Kreloff about the Women’s Action Coalition, 1992
Artist, painter, teacher, activist, radical lesbian feminist. Co-founder, with Edith Isaac Rose, Art Workshop International, Assisi, Italy. Worked in support of lesbian issues, reproductive rights, rights of older women, anti-war movement. Volunteer, Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WEDO), organizing conferences, meetings, demonstrations. Involved with Women’s Action Coalition (WAC), which started as a women artists’ coalition. Exhibited paintings and drawings nationally and internationally. Permanent collection, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
Photo. Artists and life partners Edith Isaac Rose (1929-2018) and Bea Kreloff (1925-2016) lived together in Westbeth for 35 years where they produced paintings, drawings, embroideries and artist books. They both taught art and founded Art Workshop International in Assisi, Italy.