Bear Mother House
Pearl Wise discovered how Hackney based organisation Xenia, which connects migrant women and English speaking women, has been working with artists Fourthland on their latest exhibition Bear Mother House.
Calvert 22 Gallery have just launched a five week exhibition and event season ‘How is it towards the East? Melanie went to meet its curators. The season explores the personal and public histories of the East End starting with the neighbouring Boundary Estate. From archival explorations of historic newspapers produced by emigre political agitators to walking tours about radical women, panel discussions on the relevance on communist ideas and commissioned films, they’ve got a lot lined up.