Exhibition "Women in Resistance" in Pretoria
On Friday 17 July 2015, the international photo exhibition by French photographer Pierre-Yves Ginet, entitled Women in Resistance, was launched by the Alliance Française de Pretoria.
Women in Resistance, a travelling exhibition, showcases different women from around the world who are in various ways fighting for equality, justice, dignity and survival. Ginet has captured 22 breathtaking portraits of 25 groups of women in 25 countries, accompanied by English/French texts.
Ambassador of France to South Africa, HE Elisabeth Barbier, attended the opening.
The exhibition will be on display at the Alliance Française de Pretoria until 31 July 2015 before being moved to the Alliance Française de Johannesburg (7 to 20 August). Entrance is free.
It has also been on display in Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Maseru in Lesotho.