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Title:
'Roses from the Heart'
When:
Sat, 04 Aug 2018 14:00pm - 16:00pm
Where:
WAGS Unit 4 - Bayswater
Category:
Special Event

Description

For almost a decade artist Dr Christina Henri (from Tasmania) has worked on the Bonnet Project to raise awareness of the story of 25,566 women who were transported to Australia.  Christina will be in Perth for the Blessing of the Bonnets at Fremantle Prison on 29 July.  Read more about the ongoing bonnet project at https://m.facebook.com/artmemorial/

While in Perth Christina will be doing a presentation 'Roses from the Heart' Memorial engaging with history through the prism of art in Unit 4, 48 May St on Saturday 4 August at 2pm.

Christina's talk will include the Bonnet project and she will mention the launch of 'Irish Roses', a part of the 'Roses from the Heart' Memorial project remembering the women who migrated to WA aboard the Bride Ships.

All welcome

Gold Coin donation

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Venue

Venue:
WAGS Unit 4   -   Website
Street:
Unit 4, 48 May Street
ZIP:
6053
City:
Bayswater
State:
WA
Country:
Country: au

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