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If These Walls Could Talk
Mon. 17 October 2016, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm AEDT
If These Walls Could Talk is an exhibition of work from Victoria Polytechnic CUF50407 Diploma of Specialist Make-up students to help raise awareness of violence against women.
The exhibition will showcase the talented work of make-up students on 20 models, whose bodies will be painted into background wallpaper kindly donated by Graham & Brown.
Intimate partner violence is the most common type of violence against women, affecting 30 per cent of women worldwide, according to the 2013 World Health Organization report Global and regional estimates of violence against women: Prevalence and health effects of intimate partner violence and non-partner sexual violence.
Tickets for the evening are $15, with all proceeds donated to White Ribbon Australia.
White Ribbon Australia is a non-profit organisation and Australia's only national, male-led primary prevention campaign to end men’s violence against women.
Through primary prevention initiatives and an annual campaign, White Ribbon Australia seeks to change the attitudes and behaviours that lead to and perpetuate men’s violence against women, by engaging boys and men to lead social change.
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