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SOMETHING ABOUT BODIES AT THE RED GALLERY

  • RED GALLERY 1-3 Rivington Street London, England, EC2A 3DT United Kingdom (map)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 17:10

Celebrating the strength of African women and exploring the complexities of harmful practices: female genital mutilation (FGM) and child/forced marriage.

Opening Times:

Tues: 6.30pm-9pm (opening event with spoken word, discussions with artists, discussions around Art & Activism): SEE MORE INFO HERE

Wed-Sat: 12pm-8pm : SEE MORE INFO HERE

Sun: (closing event 5-8 with dance, spoken word, discussions around Art & Activism) - 12pm-8pm : SEE MORE INFO HERE

The exhibition features:
• ‘Create Art to Create Change’ art work created by Youth Advocates on the CREATE Youth-Net project.

• ‘Traditions Run Deeper than Law’ in collaboration with artist Aga Tamiola of Artists Against FGM, this will feature works by 11 incredible artists.

• ‘Images of Hope: Child marriage and FGM in Tanzania’ Photography by Chiara Ceolin.

• ‘Woman: Whose Canvas?’ art work exploring women, their roles and their bodies.  Auction

Selected donated pieces will be auctioned online from Tuesday 10th March.

For more information contact: forwardevents@forwarduk.org.uk

More information to follow at:  www.forwarduk.org.uk

Tuesday 10th – Sunday 15th March 2015RED GALLERY 1-3 Rivington Street, London, EC2A 3DT

Suggested £5 donation

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