LET'S SMASH THE PATRIARCHY PARTY

LET'S SMASH THE PATRIARCHY PARTY 2019

piñatas (papier-mache, tissue paper, sweets)

installation, performance 20 minutes

A ‘Mouthy Woman’ invites you ~ party-goers ~ to smash the patriarchy at this riotous performance-cum-party, with games, quizzes, sweets and piñata smashing.

Performed at:

Hidden Door Festival

The State Cinema Leith

Edinburgh

Sunday 27th May 2018

Watch the documentation video of the performance here.

Listen to the Creative Conversations Artist Talk with Jennie Bates, Camila Cavalcante and Jenna Corcoran, led by Charlotte Riordan and Sarah Calmus on Mixcloud.

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Installation view

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Toxic Masculinity paper mâché, crepe paper, sweets ('toxic waste', 'war heads')

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Man's world paper mâché, crepe paper, sweets

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

White male privilege paper mâché, crepe paper, sweets (humbugs)

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Gender pay gap paper mâché, crepe paper, sweets (chocolate coins)

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Control of women's bodies paper mâché, crepe paper

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

installation view

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Performance Photograph by Camila Cavalcante

Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party
Let's Smash the Patriarchy Party

Performance Photograph by Camila Cavalcante