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    Curator Roberta Bacic addressing the audience at the launch of the exhibition: 'ARPILLERAS: verhalen over leven
ARPILLERAS:  stories of life and survival'. (Photo: Marcel te Pas)

    Curator Roberta Bacic addressing the audience at the launch of the exhibition: 'ARPILLERAS: verhalen over leven ARPILLERAS: stories of life and survival'. (Photo: Marcel te Pas)

     

    Exhibition and associated activities:Arpilleras: Verhalen over leven / Arpilleras: stories of life and survival
    Description: This exhibition, comprised of 22 textiles, will be complemented with a number of associated activities. These are outlined on the following websites:
    Learn for Life (in Dutch)
    Festival Van Het Leren (in Dutch)
    Festival Van Het Leren (in English)
    Commissioned by: Foundation Learn for Life – Dutch Adult Learning Festival
    Date(s): 23rd September 2015 - 20th November 2015
    Venue: FlevoMeer Bibliotheek Lelystad, The Netherlands
    De Promesse 4, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Curator: Roberta Bacic
    Facilitator: Lidwien Vos de Wael,
    Outcome:




    Documents: • list of exhibition textiles - view
    • Programme - view
    • Exhibition poster - view
    • Opening programme - view
    • Exhibition leaflet - view
    • Chilean embassy note - view
     




    Textiles Displayed:Caín, ¿dónde está tu hermano? / Cain, where is your brother?
    Juntos en la adversidad / Together in adversity
    Olla común en una población / Soup Kitchen in a barrio
    No más contaminación / No more pollution
    Marcha de las mujeres de los mineros
    Reflections on violence
    No going back
    Will there be poppies, daisies and apples when I grow up?
    Nuestro Taller de Arpilleras / Our Arpilleras Workshop
    Los precios están por las nubes / Prices are sky high
    Hermanos Mapuche en huelga de hambre / Mapuche people on hunger strike
    Baile Puneño / Puno Folk Dance
    Carmen Gloria quemada viva / Carmen Gloria burnt alive
    Overdue, Overdrawn, Over-extended: Rural Poverty in Ireland
    Escuelita de Otavalo / Otavalo Primary School
    Our allotments, The Pride of New Barns
    En Chile se tortura / Demonstration against torture
    Retorno/Return
    Auf der Flucht 1945 / Fleeing in 1945
    They burnt our homes
    Lavandería popular / Community launderette
    La cueca sola / Dancing cueca alone