Women of the World Photo Exhibition Opens in Barcelona

  • 2015•07•01     Barcelona

    On 12 June 2015, the photo exhibition Women of the World: Home and Work in Barcelona opened at the Sant Rafael Pavilion of the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site. Led by Parvati Nair, Director of the UNU Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM), with interviews and photography by UNU-GCM Research Assistant Tatiana Diniz, the project features photographs and oral histories of sixteen immigrant women living and working in Barcelona.

    By focusing on immigrant women of diverse ethnicities, ages, social classes, educational levels, occupations and professional backgrounds, Women of the World explores the overlaps and contrasts between home, work and the city for first generation female immigrants. The exhibition will be open until 31 August 2015. For more information, visit the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site website.

    More project information and an audio slideshow are available on the UNU-GCM website.