Widowsweave is an awareness raising series of performances highlighting the conditions of Iraqi Widows who often struggle to acquire even basic necessities such as clean water or adequate shelter. Through artistic durational activities the artist and public participants mark 3,000,000 lines representing the number of Iraqi widows from 30 years of war, tyranny and sanctions.
Kevin Valentine will have three new pieces in the Faculty Show at North Central College, Naperville. The reception is April 8th, from 6-8
Thursday, August 27, 2009
First Reply from Oxfam
Jennifer Abrahamson: Oxfam Regional Media Manager for Middle East, Eastern Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States replied early this morning that they will respond to my letter of inquiry requesting contacts relating to my Widows thesis project.
ConsciousV aka Kevin Valentine is an interdisciplinary artist focusing primarily on issues of social justice and global awareness. I work in paint, print, digital and time-based media to create installations, performance and video.