Sew to Speak: Story Cloths in Human Rights and Healing Practices - Geneva, September 2014 Women gathered from 19 countries on five continents to attend the conference held at Webster University, Geneva from September 12 – 14, 2014. Textile artists, community activists, curators, human rights advocates, psychologists, art therapists, and archivists came together to share ideas and create a global network for work on story cloths.
Story cloths featured in exhibition at UN Palais des Nations - To commemorate the 16 days of global activism against gender based violence, an exhibition of the work of the women’s circles was held at a museum in Quito in Nov/Dec 2013. The participants attended the launch of the exhibition, spoke publicly about their experiences and advocated for prevention of SGBV. This exhibit was shown in … Continue reading Story cloths featured in exhibition at UN Palais des Nations