Stand Up, Sit Down: Voices of Women in Photography

Thursday 14 May - Sunday 17 May 2020
West Embankment Galleries, Somerset House
Strand, London WC2R 1LA


Elina Brotherus Disobedience after VALIE EXPORT Stand Up, Sit Down, (c) Elina Brotherus.


A special exhibition organised on behalf of the HUNDRED+ HEROINES Foundation celebrating exceptional image-making from women artists from around the world. It will include the work of an outstanding group of women artists including Alix-Marie, Elina Brotherus, Ellen Carey, VALIE EXPORT, Yushi Li, Susan Meiselas, Marcia Michael, Tracey Moffat, ORLAN, Josephine Pryde, Newsha Tavakolian, and Gillian Wearing.

Further details to be announced in late March.

Hundred Heroines Limited (Hundred+ Heroines) is a not-for-profit company established following the success of the original Hundred Heroines campaign (spearheaded by founder Del Barrett whilst she was VP of the RPS). The original project highlighted inspiring women from across the world, whose work is transforming photography and the visual arts and Hundred+ Heroines now enables the project to flourish and provides a platform for further related initiatives as well as a range of new activities.