Fierce And Fearless: Witty Wise Women and Wondrous Tales, LEA BRIDGE LIBRARY

posted on: 4 August 2023

Fierce And Fearless: Witty Wise Women and Wondrous Tales, originally commissioned for the exhibition at the William Morris Gallery, this unique storytelling space focusing on the active power of women and girls has begun a residency at Lea Bridge library. This is a touring exhibition, which is available for hire., get in touch for the touring pack if of interest. 

 

The installation explores international myths and legends gathered with a local ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages), which became a starting point for an embroidered textile work exploring the place of storytelling within cultural memory. ​​This coincided with the exhibition ‘The Legend of King Arthur: A Pre-Raphaelite Love Story’ exploring the legend of King Arthur within the Victorian imagination, presenting national myths and legends through the eyes of Pre-Raphaelite artists.

 

The exhibition is on until September 2022.