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hormonal

Thursday, 3 March, 2016 to Saturday, 28 May, 2016

Preview: Thursday 3 March, 5-7pm
Juliette Bonneviot, Guerrilla Girls, Mary ‘Maggic’ Tsang (with Byron Rich)

The title of this exhibition might have put you off – hormonal is a term often used in a derogatory manner, to describe a woman who might be behaving irrationally in response to their emotions. In fact there is nothing wrong with being hormonal (and men can be too). Hormones are a crucial part of our biological beings – sending signals between organs and tissues for the functioning of everything from our breathing to digesting to sleeping. For the Women in Science Festival, this exhibition brings together a range of contemporary art works, reconsidering how we understand the hormone oestrogen – socially, politically, technologically and environmentally.

Read a review of the exhibition on We Make Money Not Art.

Installation & Preview Photographs of hormonal