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HEO + 3 – Heo + Ex Voto + Silence is Over = A trilogy of exhibitions
  Written by Claire Dorey, From left: Artwork for the poster by Maria Beddoes. The Rye Poets perform at the Private View. HEO (pron) Anglo Saxon word for “SHE” We are really pleased that the Weekender has given us some fantastic coverage on HEO. Click the Weekender link to access the article and see a preview of some of the...
HEO+3
HEO is the Anglo Saxon word for “SHE”. Evoking images of historical heriones it is also the title for our self portait exhibition. Twenty female artists from South London Women Artists are taking part in this Exhibition which opens in early January 2020, in an exciting new art space at the Omnibus Theatre, which has recently been refurbished.
moira Jarvis Tree Paintings
Moira Jarvis 1949-2018
Moira Jarvis was a committee member of South London Women Artists and also edited our ArtVerve online publication.
Pillow Talk Literary Salon at Nothing Less! 30 Oct & 29 Jan.
Please join us at the Pillow Talk Literary Salon where ideas and shared stories are explored through the Nothing Less! exhibition and weaved through the Pillow Talk installation that delivers a still point of study at the heart of a lush aesthetic experience. Working up a flow of feminist stories that reach through visitors’ senses of texture and space, the Salon offers a space for exchange and...
SLWA at Nothing Less! curated by Aline Lara Rezende & Julia Hartmann
Nothing Less! 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage is an exhibition that questions what constitutes women’s rights today.
SLWA artist receives Life Long Learning Award
Congratulations to SLWArtist Karen J. Smith who has recently won, a very well deserved, Life Long Learning Award from Morley College.
pillow talk
Pillow Talk – conversations with women
Pillow Talk  - conversations with women is a collaboration between South London Women Artists and the Women’s Art Library, Goldsmiths, University of London. Documenting the journey the project has taken between 2016- 2018, Pillow Talk contains texts and conversations outlining the various aims, themes and aspirations and is beautifully illustrated throughout. 
Dulwich Artists Open House
South London Women Artist Janet Tod was exhibiting as part of the Dulwich Festival Artists Open House.
julie bennett - music makers
Joint Exhibition – Music Makers
Hackney Picturehouse presented the first joint exhibition of artists Julie Bennett and Gerald O’Dowd.
Joan Byrne
There is Still Life in the old Chapel
A principal genre of Western art, the subject of still life painting or sculpture is defined as anything that does not move or is dead. Interpreting its meaning, 29 artists present recent works in a range of media: painting, drawing, collage, sculpture and film, with surprising results. Set within the historic faded glory of the Asylum Chapel.
strong and stable
Strong and Stable
Celebrating ten years of South London Women Artists. The theme of the show references a recent article in The Independent referring to those now notorious words… ‘strong & stable’.
Silence is Over at Portico Gallery
Over 20 female artists have their say on a blank canvas on the subject of coercive control and sexual abuse. The canvases will then be assembled into billboards, which serve as a reclaimed space, where the female voice can be heard.