Works from Tina Keane, Lynn Macritchie and Anne Bean curated by Jane England.
’Faded Wallpaper’, 1988 and ‘In Our Hands’ 1982-84 by Tina Keane. ‘Hands’ is work by Lynn MacRitchie of a performance piece with Tina Keane, Sonia Knox, Sylvia Stevens and Roberta Hunter Henderson). It was shown in 1975 at the Femmes Films Festival in Paris and also at the Serpentine video show the same year. ’Night Chant’ is a short video by Anne Bean completed as part of a residency. Anne wrote that "It contemplates the open arena and shared communication that performance practice offered, particularly to women artists in the 1970’s. During 2013/14 five contemporaries of mine, Monica Ross, Rose Finn-Kelcey, Alexis Hunter, Sue Arrowsmith and Rita Harris, women artists I have known since 1970’s, died. All of them had used performance as a vehicle in their practice... The work had begun in Finland with the first part The Shivering, a communication with Monica Ross and then extended into ‘conversations’ with the other four artists