Gender Scars: skin and wellbeing in the work of women artists in China and beyond

Linda Pittwood (Speaker)

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Description

    This paper is an introduction to the project Gender Scars, a collaboration between Linda Pittwood and Dr Rachel Marsden, Lecturer in Practice-Based Research at University of the Arts, London (UAL). Pittwood and Marsden's focus is the outputs and artistic practices of female artists from Greater China and the Chinese diaspora that represent scars and skin as a way to process trauma and, or, the effects of mediating themselves through the digital online.
    Period13 Feb 201916 Feb 2019
    Event titleCHANGE (China Academic Network on Gender): Re-envisioning Gender in China
    Event typeConference
    LocationBrussels, Belgium
    Degree of RecognitionInternational