ARI REMIX PRESENTS: The EXTRA Zine Project feat. W.A.R | Multiple processes to unpack the contemporary value of a grassroots feminist archive | Azza Zein, on behalf of the Women’s Art Register, Naarm /Melbourne & EXTRA Issue # 5

…In the Women’s Art Register’s archives, a set of community-oriented projects drew our attention. Common Thread (1985) and Evimiz (1986) reminded me of safe female spaces, organised around embroidery in Middle Eastern countries and games such as Barjeez…
Azza Zein

The Women’s Art Register is Australia’s living archive of women’s art practice and a not-for-profit, artist-run community and resource. Since 1975 W.A.R. has provided a platform for research, education, advocacy and support to enhance the status of women artists.

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 8.

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 7.

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 3.

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 2.

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 3

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 2

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 1

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 5.

 

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 1

 

 

Can’t See For Lookin Slide Kit and educational guide, 1993, from the archive of the Women’s Art Register

 

 

Azza Zein and Sophie Calalesina working on Common Threads at the Women’s Art Register, 2021

 

 

 

Women’s Art Register


Women’s Art Register

https://www.womensartregister.org

 

The Women’s Art Register is Australia’s living archive of women’s art practice and a not-for-profit, artist-run community and resource.

 

 

Seventh Gallery

SEVENTH Gallery

https://seventhgallery.org

We are a non-profit gallery mostly run by artists, for artists.

 

List of Images

 

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 1

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 2

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 3

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Caroline Phillips 4

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 1

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 2

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 3

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 5

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Archive Collection 6

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 7

Women’s Art Register, Common Threads at Seventh Gallery, December 2021. Photo by Kati Javan 8

 

Azza Zein and Sophie Calalesina working on Common Threads at the Women’s Art Register, 2021

Can’t See For Lookin Slide Kit and educational guide, 1993, from the archive of the Women’s Art Register

Read more about artist Azza Zein and access her writings here:

 

http://www.azzazein.com/Home.html

 

EXTRA

EXTRA is an Australian networked zine collaboration building from past, present and future ‘living’ archival art initiatives Issue # 5 Launch May 7 Brisbane Writer’s Festival | Zine Market. This new zine practice project builds out from the ARI Remix Project. It places an emphasis on the personal, individual and collective archives of artists directly involved in the Australian artist-run ecology 1940 to Now.

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You can download, print, fold and bind your own copy of the A4 Format EXTRA ZINE Issue # 5 FREE (click here.)

ARI REMIX PRESENTS: THE EXTRA ZINE PROJECT 2022-2026

EXTRA Issue # 5

Multiple processes to unpack the contemporary value of a grassroots feminist archive | Azza Zein, on behalf of the Women’s Art Register, Naarm /Melbourne

 

An Australian networked zine collaboration building from past, present and future ‘living’ archival initiatives.

 

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ARI REMIX PRESENTS “SELF-MADE, ARTIST-RUN” Queensland / Australian Artist-Run Heritage 1970 – NOW – An ARI Zine Anthology (1 May 2022 – 1 May 2023)

This project is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.

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