SOMETHING ABOUT BODIES 10/03/2015 TO 15/03/2015


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

uesday, March 10, 2015 - 18:00 to Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 23:00

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

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

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

Sun:12pm-8pm (closing event 5-8 with dance, spoken word, music by Bumi Thomas & discussions around the Arts & Activism) MORE INFO HERE

Selected 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

Free Entry- Suggested £5 donation (if you are able)

FB event page HERE