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From: 19/02/2015 - To: 15/03/2015

Palazzo d'Accursio o Comunale

Piazza Maggiore, 6 - 40121 Bologna (BO)

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Date of last update: 16/03/2015, 09:10

Ladies for Human Rights

19 February - 15 March 2015
Palazzo D'Accursio, Manica Lunga


The exhibit is a collection of 18 eco-portraits, made by Marcello Reboani with recycled materials, of women who as from the twentieth century have engaged in the struggle for human rights.

Besides Ilaria Alpi, whose the unpublished portrait will be presented, the works on show represent Malala Yousafzai, Diana Spencer, Isabel Allende, Aung San Suu Kyi, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Norma Cruz, Rania di Giordania, Joan Baez, Elisabeth Taylor, Leymah Gbowee, Annie Lennox, Madre Teresa, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Caddy Adzuba Furaha, Maria Montessori, Anna Frank and Giulia Tamayo León.


Exhibition by Marcello Reboani, curated by Melissa Proietti in cooperation with the Robert F. Kennedy for Justice and Human Rights Europe, under the patronage of Comune di Bologna.

  • From: 19/02/2015
  • To: 15/03/2015