Free Screening and Feminist Artist Panel
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall at University of Winnipeg
March 2, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
This event is FREE and open to all
Join IWGS, Gallery 1C03 and MAWA in honouring International Women’s Day 2012 with Winnipeg’s FIRST screening of Lynn Hershman Leeson’s !Women Art Revolution.
Join local feminist artists Roewan Crowe, Shawna Dempsey and Sherry Farrell-Racette
in a dialogue about women in art.
For more info, please contact Kim Hunter at 786-9921 or Jennifer Gibson at 786-9253.
!Women Art Revolution elaborates the relationship of the Feminist Art Movement to the 1960s anti-war and civil rights movements and explains how historical events, such as the all-male protest exhibition against the invasion of Cambodia, sparked the first of many feminist actions against major cultural institutions.
Carrie Brownstein composed an original score to accompany the film. Laurie Anderson, Janis Joplin, Sleater-Kinney, The Gossip, Erase Errata and Tribe 8 are some of the gifted musicians who contributed to our soundtrack.