On Saturday 6th December 2014, I attended an excellent – and important – exhibition on show at Moderna Museet Malmö that was created by the S.A.Y. (stories – art – youth) project in Malmö and curated by Ana Maria Bermeo Ujueta. A Wounded Dream presents the work of young people in Malmö, giving a voice […]
Check out the great work of art and activist Mona Caron. In her words: “They may be tiny but they break through concrete. They are everywhere and yet unseen. And the more they get stepped on, the stronger they grow back.” hey may be tiny but they break through concrete. They are everywhere and yet […]
The function of art is to do more than tell it like it is - it's to imagine what is possible.
The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty;
not knowing what comes next.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?
Maya Angelou – Still I Rise
Am I optimistic? Not in the slightest.
Am I going to quit? Not on your fucking life.
The ultimate famine is the starvation of the imagination
Diane Di Prima
Erst kommt das Fressen, dann die Moral
Food comes first and then morality
Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.
Feminism, for decades of neoliberalism, has been a feminism of the Hilary Clintons and the Sheryl Sandbergs, which is basically breaking the glass ceiling while the vast majority of women are in the basement cleaning up the glass.