May 2012 - Living Room Art: Women Under Siege Part 2
8:00 pm Saturday, May 12, 2012
At the home of Diane Barber and Karen Niemeier
$ Free

Photos by Mahwash Rahman and Eric Hester

Through documentary art by Philomena Bradford, Marc Furi, Eric Hester, Katie Plochek, Mahwash Rahman and Yunuen Perez Vertti, Women Under Siege Part 2 explored issues unearthed in Part 1and a panel discussion with participating artists was moderated by Elizabeth Gregory, Director of University Houston’s Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program.

The show featured work by Danza Azteca Taxcayolotl, Geet Chainani, Yaminay Chaudhri, Mary Margaret Hansen, Tazeen Hussain, Haya Fatima Iqbal, Megan Jackson, Autumn Knight, Laltain Performing Arts Society with Aisha Darr at Indus Earth Trust, NRITAAL, Sehba Sarwar, Tentative Collective and more.

As always, there was food, conversation and opportunity to process Part 1.

The production was directed by Sehba Sarwar with Autumn Knight and is cosponsored by KPFT Pacifica Radio 90.1 FM, Houston Institute for Culture, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast, University of Houston's Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program, and Geo TV (Pakistan).
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