THE EDDIES is a series of socio-cultural context analysis on the women artists' conditions in patriarchal societies.
These interviews are conducted by the researchers of Heroines'Wave to prepare The Enclosed Garden project build up the most appropriate methodologies for their residency programs and exhibitions,
You will find here a gallery of pictures from Georgia, India, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Romania, Thailand. This long term research on women artists struggles and needs was initiated by Celia Stroom. The interviews have been conducted by Bussaraporn Thongchai, Salome Jashi, Maria Khudayberdieva, Anja Salzer, Saadat Aitalieva, Aurelie, Brousse, Kim Wichera, Anna Frick, Celia Stroom.
"What Happens When Ocean Eddies Hit a cliff?
The waves continue their attempts...
The stories collected by HW are continuous attempts
to go against the current,
a whirlpool whose concentric movement allows the storyteller
to get a grip on herself and put words on who she/he/they is.
Sharing a story is a valuable tool for processing our own experiences
and helps us formulate evidence that we, as others,
have faced similar challenges and survived."
There may be no better way to communicate what we do than through images. As you browse our site, take a few moments to let your eyes linger here, and see if you can get a feel for our signature touch.