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Fierce at Hands 2 Help

This week, the girls at Hands 2 Help: Passage to Womanhood have been working on projects based on the work of Mickalene Thomas.  The girls struck their most powerful poses to directly challenge the viewers’ gaze.  

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Girl Power experiences a Love of Technology

This Friday Girl Power visited the MOCA galleries for a tour of the exhibition, Love of Technology.  After viewing works by artists Anicka Yi, Lena Henke, and Andrea Zittel among others, students questioned the interdependent relationship between humans and technology. … Continue reading

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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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Masculinities

Women on the Rise at Breakthrough Miami: Girls will be… Guys?

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Our fabric collage quilt is coming together

Here are some of the individual pieces we made at Breaktrhrough Miami with artists Monica Lopez de Victoria, Dinorah de Jesús Rodriguez and Anya Wallace.  These fabric collages will be joined together to make an art quilt, much like the … Continue reading

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I need Respect

from our recent session at Breakthrough Miami working on fabric collages inspired by Tracey Emin

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