Content © The Birth Rites Collection. Not for profit company Ltd by guarantee no: 5805902
The Birth Rites Collection is the first and only collection of contemporary artwork dedicated to the subject of childbirth. The collection currently comprises of photography, sculpture, painting, wallpaper, drawing, new media, documentary and experimental film. It is housed between the Royal College of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians in London and Salford University Midwifery Department.
Theatre Gwan, Fishguard
& Kings College, London
Relaunch - Twerkshops, Talks and new Artworks 3rd march 2016.
Come and celebrate with us at an opening night event, with Twerkshops by Fannie Sosa 12.30pm - 3.30pm
Talks by Susan Bright (Home Truths exhibition) and Hermione Wiltshire ( Birth of the Image) 4 - 6pm
Performance by Himali Singh Soin and Evening Invitation to view the new art 6.15 - 8pm
This exciting evening will be set in the context of eleven new additions to Birth Rites Collection by artists:
Ingrid Berthon-Moine, Billie Bond, Jennifer Campbell, Leonie Cronin, Fiammetta Horvat, Belinda Kochanowska, Bella Milroy, Tal Regev, Jean Thompson, Samantha Sweeting and show for the first time internationally aclaimed artwork, 'Kinderwunsch'; by artist Ana Casas Broda.
Image above : Ana Casas Broda, Ana Playroom V, 30th January 2010, form the playroom series, 60 x 90cm, C-Print
We are pleased to announce that Birth Rites Collection has won some funding from the Goldsmiths Innovation Award to support the relaunch of the collection and mentoring of the business.