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With LAWRS at the National Gallery

Yesterday, we led a visit to the National Gallery for women participating in the Integration Project at the Latin-American Women’s Rights Service (LAWRS). Together, we explored gender in art history, linking works from the National Gallery’s collection with issues in contemporary society, representations of women…

Tate Britain Learning Private View

Yesterday, we attended to Tate Britain’s Learning Private View.   Chloe Cooper‘s workshop “Feeling Totally Bronze”, consisted on a performance aiming to embrace the roles of scepticism, embarrassment, surprise and jubilation in the learning experience through the exploration of the affective qualities of the bronze…

Primary School Mosaic Project 2013

This mosaic represents all the class-rooms through animals and colours. The kids came up with the drawings and ideas integrated in the final design. 210 kids have participated in this fantastic and amazing project that was fully developed by them. We all can appreciate the…

Refugee Week in London 2013

During Refugee Week in London, Lon-art.org designed one of the workshops offered by Refugee Youth at the BFI. Through the painting of ceramics, we recovered the patterns and designs of traditional ceramics of regions in the Middle East (Iraq and Afghanistan), Africa and Latin- America….

Women and Ceramics II

Making Ceramics The aim of the Women and Ceramics session II, was to explore the relationship between women and clay in Latin American culture. The group discussed issues related to women and gender while creating their own pieces of pottery from clay.

Women and Ceramics I

Discovering and Making Ceramics at the V&A This workshop was carried out for the women of the organisation LAWRS (Latin American Refugee Services). A wonderful inspiring first session in the ceramic rooms at the Victoria and Albert Museum. During the visit we learnt about the…