Tag Archive for violence against women

Blank Noise project, by Jasmeen Patheja

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Artist: Jasmeen Patheja Title: Blank Noise project  Year created: 2004 – on-going Location: Started in Bangalore, has spread to other cities in India. Materials: Dialogue, graphic design, performance. What is the piece’s impact? It works to change cultural acceptance of “eve teasing” (street harassment)…

The Vagina Monologues, by Eve Ensler

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Artist: Eve Ensler Title: The Vagina Monologues Year created:1994 Location: Global Materials: theatre What is the piece’s impact? What started as a play has evolved into a global movement, now called V-Day. Volunteers put on this play and proceeds support anti-violence…

Various Performances, by the Seeds Project

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Artist: Seeds Theatre Group Title: Various Performances Year created: 1997-ongoing Location: Lae District in the Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea Materials: theatre What is the group’s impact? They use the performing arts to communicate community issues to its viewers. Players are largely drawn from…

Art not Violence

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Organizations:  Women’s College Hospital, the Women’s College Research Institute, and the University of Toronto Title:  Art Not Violence Year created: 2000 – ongoing. Location: Toronto, Canada. Materials: Painting and drawing. What is the piece’s impact? This is largely an awareness raising campaign,…