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    'La cueca sola / Dancing cueca alone', by Aurora Ortiz. 
(Photo: Martin Melaugh)

    'La cueca sola / Dancing cueca alone', by Aurora Ortiz. (Photo: Martin Melaugh)

     

    Exhibition and conference:Widerstehen, Überwinden, Erinnern: Zur Politik des Nähens / Resisting, Overcoming, Remembering: The Politics of Sewing
    Description: This exhibition is part of the conference "Women Make History and Have Stories to Tell", an international conference and celebration to mark the 200th Jubilee of BASEL MISSION. It incorporates 12 arpilleras from Chile, Peru, Spain, England and Ireland which span from the times of the Chilean dictatorship up to recent conflicts from different places around the world.

    Mission 21
    Commissioned by: Mission 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Date(s): 8th June 2015 - 12th June 2015
    Venue: Mission 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Evangelisches Missionswerk Basel, Missionsstrasse 21, 4009 Basel, Switzerland.
    Curator: Roberta Bacic
    Facilitator: Josefina Hurtado Mission 21, Women and Gender Desk Representative
    Outcome:




    Documents: • Exhibition leaflet - view
    • Conference rationale - view
    • list of exhibition textiles - view
    • Programme - Basel - English - view
    • Programme - Basel - German - view
    • Programme - Basel - Spanish - view