Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Picturing the Power & Potential of Women around the Globe
art: International Minerals, Ltd. Arusha, Tanzania, 2008. Mixed media photography collage by Mathilde Jansen
Picturing Power & Potential is the latest special project of Economica: Women and the Global Economy, and features photographs of women around the world exercising their power as change-agents in the global economy.
The organizers received hundreds of images from artists around the world. The jury chose 55 works from 20 global photographers to be displayed online and at San Francisco City Hall.
The exhibition will be on view on the ground floor of City Hall June 15 to August 27, 2010. Viewing hours are Monday through Friday, 8am - 8pm. Admission is free.
art: Kutch. Gujarat, India. 2007. Medium format. By Ariko