Monthly Archives: July 2013

WOTR at Pridelines

One of our most active partnerships is with Pridelines Youth Services, a center focusing on the needs of LGBTQ youth aged 14-24. With these groups, we’ve been working on a series of projects including collages addressing gender & sexuality, as … Continue reading

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Summer Instruction Winds Down at WOTR

We had an amazingly successful summer program with our partners Honey Shine,  Breakthrough Miami, Urgent, Inc. and Pridelines Youth Services. In addition to the Graffiti Girlz Rising project executed with students from Honey Shine, we also offered our regular WOTR … Continue reading

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Girl Rising at MOCA NoMi on Wednesday July 16 6-9PM

MOCA NoMi and Women on the Rise have the special honor of presenting the year’s most talked-about and influential documentary film ~ the film that is taking audiences around the world by storm and influencing perhaps the most significant factor … Continue reading

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Honey Shine Graffiti Girlz Hit Wynwood

Girls from Honey Shine Summer Camp took a field trip to see the fabulous Wynwood Walls with Women on the Rise Artists. Not only did we have a chance to tag over some graffiti works with chalk… We also created … Continue reading

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Works Inspired by Shinique Smith

After looking at the work of Shinique Smith, an artist inspired in urban graffiti writing, whose work also includes soft sculptures made of fabric bundles, Honey Shine girls experimented with these materials and an aesthetic inspired in Shinique’s work. Here … Continue reading

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Graffiti Girlz – Works made at Honey Shine

  Ms Jess worked with Honey Shine participants to develop their own tag, and then to design a graffiti work on a train car. Below are some examples of the designs the girls came up with.  We were blown away … Continue reading

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Graffiti Girlz Workshop at Honey Shine

Women on the Rise Guest Instructor Jessica Pabón has been teaching a Graffiti Girlz Workshop to students attending Honey Shine summer camp for girls.  Here are some highlights of the workshop, which includes images and discussion of graffiti work done … Continue reading

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