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1973: Reflections on ‘Working in Public’
2nd February, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmFree
Existing as a catalyst and generator of questions, reflections and exchange, Janice Parker and collaborator Luke Pell invite thinkers, doers and dance-makers to join them over the two weeks of 1973: Archiving the Live.
1973: Reflections on ‘Working in Public’, Thursday 2nd February, 6pm to 7.30pm
Influential feminist artist Suzanne Lacy visited Scotland in 2007. She was involved in a formal process of reflection on the Oakland Projects, California (1990 to 2000). Sixteen artists, theorists and curators engaged with culture and policy were invited to form an intense, unique learning space, ‘Working in Public’, curated by Lacy. Records of this gathering, found in the Janice Parker collection, are the starting point of a discussion between Janice, Adele Patrick (GWL) and other ‘Working in Public’ participants about creative legacies, and feminist archiving as Janice reflects on her own practice and Glasgow Women’s Library marks its 25th anniversary.
Find out more about 1973: Archiving the Live here.
This event is for 16+ and open to all. It is free to attend. Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.
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