Book Launch & Signings, 22nd June at The Heroines Hub….Sharing stories of birth control, choice, freedom, regret pain, the images from published book, Mum’s not the word challenge the negative attitudes within society towards people without children.
Screening of one chapter from Lisl Ponger’s epic film, The Master Narrative and Don Durito, followed by a discussion facilitated by Geoff Nicholson. This is the first time that the film has been shown publicly in the UK.
Marysa Dowling will discuss two long term projects,Blue Bag(2007-17) and The Conversation(ongoing), both on show. These projects share concerns that reoccur throughout Dowling’s practice; examining how photographic portraiture can play with and enquire into representations of identity. Dowling’s portraits often become the starting point for a visual exchange between people in different locations.