Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art
When: June 6 – September 9, 2011
Where: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, Global Health Odyssey Museum, Temporary Gallery, Upper Level
Off the Beaten Path presents the work of 28 contemporary artists from 24 countries, including Yoko Ono (Japan), Louise Bourgeois (France), Wangechi Mutu (Kenya), Mona Hatoum (Palestine), and Hank Willis Thomas (USA), whose work addresses the issues of violence against women and girls around the world and their basic human rights to a safe and secure life. The project combines cutting-edge art with important social messaging and storytelling to help create awareness, inspiration, and address systems for positive social change and action.
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