Monthly Archives: May 2013

Amazing speakers, an awesome crowd

This morning’s panel focused on two amazing speakers that took us on an amazing journey. Sheri Davis-Faulkner, PhD: Critical Race Feminist Media Praxis: Methods for Readin g Black Girls Bodies Within, Across and Beyond Health Marketing Frames. Disorientalism: The Food … Continue reading

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behind the mask

beautiful examples of the work we create in the Shirin Neshat workshop at MOCA Women on the Rise! led by artist Guadalupe Parraga Figueras

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more inspiration by Shirin Neshat

Looking at Shirin Neshat’s work inspired us to make our own similar pieces, using text & symbols to cover our faces.

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Shirin Neshat workshop

Projects inspired by Shirin Neshat, led by WOTR artist Guadalupe Figueras Parraga

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highlights of our exhibition at O Cinema

some of the works we exhibited, created in mixed media by Women on the Rise participants from Urgent, Inc. with artist mentor Guadalupe Figueras Parraga.

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Women on the Rise and Urgent, Inc. at O Cinema

Women on the Rise teen artists participated in an art exhibition in partnership with Urgent, Inc. at O Cinema on Saturday, May 4. Urgent, Inc. presented the play She Kept the Bra On! Chronicles of a Teenage Love Affair performed … Continue reading

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