Feminine Moments' newsletter

July 2018

Edited by Birthe Havmoeller

Dear Reader,

This month I have the pleasure of presenting photographer Jannica Honey and her feminist art project, When The Blackbird Sings. (Thanks, Jannica).

When you read her artist statement and look at her nude photographs (link below), you'll know that Jannica can't wait for the blood moon to rise this evening. The lunar eclipse will peak out over the horizon at moonrise in Europe. This it the time to connect with our inner wise woman.

When The Blackbird Sings by Jannica Honey

Video (11:52): When The Blackbird Sings by Jannica Honey (2018). Interview with the photographer and her models. When the Blackbird Sings started when Honey felt compelled to reaffirm her own ‘feminine voice’... Read more.

Copyright Jannica Honey

'When The Blackbird Sings'

Artist Statement by Jannica Honey

Artist statement and photos by Jannica Honey.

Swedish photographer Jannica Honey, based in Scotland, presents her latest feminist art project 'When the Blackbird Sings' which focuses on the female body and its links with nature. Read more.

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Open Call

Copyright GendErotica

QUEER INFECTION LAB in Rome - Call for Artists

Press release by GendErotica, Italy QUEER INFECTION LAB in Rome, Italy All we need is a look around to be instantly aware we can’t keep quiet. There’s responsibility, for the ones who still have a ethical approach to activism and cultural action, to break silence, create possibilities, and act knowledgeable of the domino effect every tiny action can have on … Read more.

copyright Michele Pearson Clarke

Call for Participants: The Shortest Distance Between Two People

Open call for participants in Canada and USA.- In this project, Toronto-based artist Michèle Pearson Clarke is inviting black queer women who see themselves as masculine in any way to participate together with their black fathers. Read more.

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Exhibitions and Other Events

Copyright WIR* HIER!

WIR* HIER! / We* are here!

Dorothée Brill helped curate the German travelling exhibition: "WIR* HIER! Lesbisch, schwul und trans* zwischen Hiddensee und Ludwigslust" (We are here! lesbian, gay and trans* between Hiddensee and Ludwigslust), which features art works by over 50 LGBT youth. This summer the exhibition is in display in Schwerin until September 2, 2018.  … Read more.

© Noemi Yoko Molitor

Lesbian Visions/Lesbisches Sehen at Schwules Museum

LESBIAN VISIONS/Lesbisches Sehen at Schwules Museum, Berlin, May 10 – August 20, 2018. Read more.


[Image © Noemi Yoko Molitor, Hulk rocks red, 2017.]

 

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Videos

Talking Pictures: Nicole Eisenman and A.L. Steiner (2017)

Video (1:59): Watch excerpts from Talking Pictures: Camera-Phone Conversations Between Artists, on view at The Met, Fifth Avenue, New York, USA, from June 27 through December 17, 2017. Read more.

A.L. Steiner Lecture at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (2015)

Video (1:18:25): A.L. Steiner Lecture at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (2015). Read more.

Nicole Eisenman Lecture at NEW YORK ACADEMY OF ART (2015)

Video (1:07:56): This lecture is a discussion of the Nicole Eisenman's print works (etching, woodcut, lithography, dry-point). Read more.

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Love and kisses,

Birthe Havmoeller // havmoeller@gmail.com