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  • Elvis Richardson, The Pool of Artists in The CoUNTess Report, http://www.thecountessreport.com.au/, 2014.

  • Guerilla Girls posters, See you at the barricades, 30 May – 29 November 2015, AGNSW.

  • Guerilla Girls posters, See you at the barricades, 30 May – 29 November 2015, AGNSW.

  • Raquel Ormella, from The Mysterious Vanessa (detail), 2016. Ink and digital drawing, dimensions variable.

  • Louise Kate Anderson Working with the life and work of Pearl Gambanyi Gibbs, Lynette Riley, Dubbo Local Aboriginal Lands Council. Life, Lines and Legacy, Pearl Gibbs (Gambanyi) 1901–1988, 2016. Lithographic print.

  • Country Women Artists (Northern Rivers Chapter): Maree Bracker, Jan Davis, Karla Dickens, Jenny Kitchener, Leonie Lane, Shelagh Morgan, Liz Stops – working with Lismore Regional Gallery, Southern Cross University Library Artists’ Book Collection

  • Alison Alder, Working with Wollongong Art Gallery, University of Wollongong Archives: Dear Honorary Secretary, 2016. Screen print on paper, 100 x 70 cm. Source: Papers of Dolly Potter, Secretary Miners' Women's Auxiliary. University of Wollongong Archives.

Art: Yes & No: Things Learnt About Feminism — October 4, 2014

Kelly Doley: Yes & No: Things Learnt About Feminism

Opening Saturday 18 October 6-8pm, at Boxcopy
Forum 2pm Sunday 19 October
Exhibition continues to 8 November 2014
Commissioned by Boxcopy, Brisbane, 282 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane QLD 4000



In 2012 Sydney based artist Kelly Doley initiated The Learning Centre: Two Feminists, a project whereby she invited 16 participants from a range of backgrounds to teach her about feminism. Doley then condensed this knowledge from an eclectic range of sources into a series of catch phrases and slogans. Utilising the tropes, clichés and didactic nature of the political poster, the slogans are a tongue in cheek barrage of historical facts, mottos and phrases. Grouped together they make up a type of hobbled together archive of feminist thought, predictions and histories. This project transforms the live moment between artist and participant into over 90 political posters that make up this exhibition.


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 6. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 5. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 5. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 6. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 5. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer


Kelly Doley, Things Learnt About Feminism 5. 52 x 60 cm, ink on 220 gsm card. 2014. Image: Jessica Maurer



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