FORWARD' Hidden Scars art exhibition exploring harmful practices to mark 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.

FORWARD’s Artists Unite to End FGM project presents Hidden Scars, an exhibition featuring the work of 9 female artists, exploring harmful practices such as female genital mutilation and similar issues affecting African girls and women in Africa and the global African diaspora.

This exhibition aims to highlight the physical and mental trauma suffered by many women due to these practices,the art inspires hope, focuses on the strength of survival and also celebrates African girls and women. The exhibition is being held to mark the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls.

The artists involved:

Phillipa Kate Weaver:www.philippakate.com
Fio Adamson: www.fio-adamson.com
Farida Makki: www.instagram.com/farida_makki_art/?hl=en 
Iris Legendre: http://irislegendre.com/ 
Aga Tamiola: www.agatamiola.com
Sarrah El-Bushra: https://sarrahelbushra.wordpress.com/ 
Linett Kamala: https://linettkamala.com/ 
Gloria Ojulari Sule: www.gloriaojularisule.com
S.o.S : http://iamsos.com/

Opening hours for the exhibition, which is open from the 1st to the 15th December are below. Register on this page if you would like to make a donation to attend, but you are welcome to visit the gallery at any time. For information on the opening night 1st December (music, drinks,poetry, discussion) see here.


 

1st December, 2017 6:30 PM   through   15th December, 2017 5:00 PM
Darnley Gallery
The Centre for Better Health
1A Darnley Road
London, E9 6QH
United Kingdom
Free Entry on any day no donation £ 0.00
Entry on any day with donation £ 5.00
Entry on any day with donation £ 10.00

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