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“Scarlet Sewn Stories” is supported by WICZ|Women in Conflict Zones Initiative

We are excited to announce that the “Scarlet Sewn Stories” an exhibition by the Cypriot artist Angelo Evangelou is supported by WICZ |Women in Conflict Zones Initiative. 

At this latest exhibition, the artist presents women’s outfits to actual size, each one composed of the pages of a book. Books landmarks and points of reference to the representation and the treatment of women in the history of mankind. Works composed of the most distinctive misogynistic and homophobic extracts from The Bible; pages from Simone De Beauvoir’s Second Sex;  Michel Foucault’s The History of Sexuality; Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble; The details of Cypriot Parliamentary meetings on human trafficking; P. Kouzalis poem Penelope and one piece of work composed entirely of sanitary towels.

We are committed in supporting, promoting and empowering women who challenge the norms. We encourage all our supporters to be a part of this event. WICZ will be present on October 19th to witness the opening of this powerful exhibition!

The opening night is Friday 19thOctober 2018 at 7pm.

Exhibition under the care of Elena Paroute

The Exhibition will be open until Saturday 27thOctober 2018

The Art Centre Garage is at 16 Famagusta Street, within the walls of Nicosia, opposite Famagusta Gate.

Exhibition opening times: Mornings 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and afternoons 5:30 p.m. –  8:00 p.m.