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Spanish Arpillera: Sant Roc, a diverse community - La paella para mis nietos / The Paella for my Grandchildren. (Photo: Roser Corbera)

Spanish Arpillera: Sant Roc, a diverse community - La paella para mis nietos / The Paella for my Grandchildren. (Photo: Roser Corbera)

 

Exhibition:I Foro de Arpilleras de Cataluña: Nuestras historias hacen la Historia /First Forum of Arpilleras in Catalonia: Our stories make our History.
Description: In 2008, the exhibition "The politics of Chilean Arpilleras" was exhibited in the Centre for Equality of Women and Men, Barcelona, Spain. The Forum, set up in 2011 to mark the third anniversary of the exhibition, aimed at connecting different initiatives that were seeded through the exhibition. The platform, which emerged from the forum, facilitated a dialogue and learning space for all the arpilleras projects.

For further information see:
I Fòrum d’Arpilleres de Catalunya
Arpilleres de Catalunya - Blog
Escola Sant Pau/Sant Pol-Projecte Arpilleres-Arpilleras

Commissioned by: Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc de Badalona & Escola Sant Pau de Sant Pol de Mar
Date(s): 26th October 2011 - 31st October 2011
Venue: Espai Francesca Bonnemaison / Francesca Bonnemaison Cultural Women's Centre
Barcelona, Spain
Curator: Roberta Bacic
Facilitator:
Outcome: The Forum will continue over the coming years and it is planned to host a second Forum in 2014




Documents: • Forum Flier, Barcelona, Oct 2011 - view
• Forum invitation, Barcelona, Oct 2011 - view
 




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