Painting indignity / painting in dignity: Art-making in response to gender-based violence

December 2015
Women's Studies Journal;Dec2015, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p60
Academic Journal
This essay discusses the representation of gender-based violence in paintings. It explores the prevalence of violence against women in New Zealand, such as rape, coercion, assault and threats. The difference between women in social media and women in feminist activism is explained. Also discussed is the self-representation of women in art.


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