Women in Dialogue

Women In Dialogue. A Collaborative Project In The Time Of Covid

On March the 14th, 2020 MAMC was confronted with a new relevant social reality: Can we still create community by bringing strangers together virtually, to examine an issue while making art together?

Given the dramatic isolation of senior women, what do we do as a society to support them? 

MAMC sent packages with art materials as a springboard to inspire creativity.
These women have spoken of their lives in the time of Covid in their books.

These stories declared themselves during 8 sessions of virtual meetings, sharing experiences and responding creatively to the new realities we face. On July 7th, 2020 Women In Dialogue met for the first time at the Evergreen Brickworks to share their books and gather in the flesh for the first time.

Please read our July 2020 Newsletter to find out how impactful Women In Dialogue was.

Materials contained in the box

WORK & PROCESS

Zoom-1
Patricia-Eyes-1
Screenshot-2020-07-10-09.58.08
Words
Process-Bird
Process-Zoom-page-
IMG_7082
Process-Bleeding-tissue-paper-technique-1
Seema-
Glove-Drawing
Elena-Finnigin-
Jaimie-Zoom-1
Jaimie-Zoom-3-1
Tracing-on-Organza-technique-start-2
Tracing-on-Organza-technique
IMG_3218
IMG_3213
IMG_3220
IMG_3217
organza-tracing-2
Water-colour-ghost
Elena-Bookjpeg
Fouzia-B
Elena-Book-Trudy
Workspace-Deborahs-1-1
Jamies-work-table-1
Painting-on-Organza-2
Work-space-Elena-
Workshace-Edith-1
Francine-Book-detail
IMG_5855
IMG_5859
IMG_5873
IMG_5864
IMG_5860
Deborah-book-close-up
20200727_140136
Deborahs-1
20200724_145919
20200727_135143
20200727_135019
20200718_172025
Fouzia-Writing
Fouzia-Butterfly
Fouzia3
Fouzia4
Fouzia2
Fouzia
IMG-2236
Trudy-22for-Seema22
Trudy-painting
Trudy-for-Vanessa-and-Elena
Trudy-22for-Edith22
unnamed
Seemaprotraits
Seema-oilpastels
Seemawindow
Edith-4-1
Edith-book
Deborahs-2
Book-1-1
Edith-5
Edith-2
Edith-1
Barnett-Accordion-book-1
Barnett-Accordion-Book2
Bfrickworks-women
Jamie-Telling-her-story
Francine-Singing-1
Elena-Brickworks
Vanessa-Book
Seema-Talking
Deborah-Book-Brick
Trudy-Book-Cover
IMG_7157Jaimie-talking
Brickworks-Fouzia
Fouzia-with-bookjpeg
Edith-@brickworks
Francine-and-book-1
Brickworks
Seerma-and-book
Patricia-1
Trudy-Jaimie-B-1
Deborah-Brickworks-1
Trudy-2
IMG_2433
Group-liastening-g-to-Seema

Explore More Projects

Artists In Their KitchenA Collaborative Project In The Time Of Covid

With Thread As Inkwith the Textile Museum of Canada, 2020

Face Upwith Greenwood School, 2019

Stories Are Our Compasswith The Power Plant, 2019

Women's Creative Narrativeswith support from the TAC & OAC, 2019

Finding Homewith the Aga Khan Museum, 2016

Walls & Barrierswith the ROM, 2010

Drop Swap Shopwith the Evergreen Brickworks, 2020

Making Art Making Change is a non-profit charity committed to giving voice to social issues within communities through the use of visual arts, mixed media and story telling.

Our experienced artist educators are committed to creating a safe and fun space where participants can explore artistic expression all while developing self awareness, collaboration skills and original creative thinking. Our focus is to facilitate dialogue and collaboration, thereby strengthening community bonds and reducing isolation.

Charitable Number 894382910 RR0001

Instagram @mamccanada

Facebook @MAMCCanada

    © Making Art Making Change 2020