WAIST 03 EXHIBITING AT BASERANGE STORE
[My whole body as an ear by Maya Angelou.
Hearing colour. Tasting the symphony.
(Historic/Herstoric) Female gatherings.
The Mother: two heads and two hearts.
Milk and blood. Bread and water.]
We learn about ourselves by listening to others. We learn through
empathy. Humility. We learn what we would stand up for and what we
would not tolerate. Like a wordless baby with open eyes, the quietest
one at the table is often learning the most. I found a note in my pocket
the morning after a dinner party which read, "Why would you spend the
whole night talking about the things you already know?" Or rather, "Why
would you spend the whole night talking?" — My observation of the loudest
person in the room. His missed opportunity.
Writer and activist Maya Angelou has a saying, My whole body as an
ear. I like to imagine a giant ear with small feet and tiny hands, it's fleshy
lobes swinging as it walks. Not unlike an elephant’s. Big ears built for big
WAIST 03 - blurb
To celebrate the launch of Anyonegirls’s WAIST 03 journal, Baserange Store Melbourne invite you to attend a special in store occasion.
Friday 19 October
4pm — 7pm
Baserange Store / No Order Market
187-193 Elizabeth St
Melbourne VIC 3000
The three artist prints below will be available to purchase through Baserange Store.
The exhibition will run until 19 November.