Our first workshop, Drawing out the History of Riot Grrrl Press with May Sumer Farnsworth, Jamie Davida Lee, and Fran Syass, was held opening weekend, on June 29. Participants initiated a series of verbal and image-based queries that will prompt reflection from Riot Grrrl Press participants, aiming to rewrite a history gotten wrong by […]
Last week’s opening was—well, as you can see above—amazing. (Elizabeth White’s Labor: What We’ve Done for Money and Polly Yale’s, Danielle Chenette’s, Sara Bell, and Elliott Junkyard’s collaborative Wall of Infinite Variables visible above.) With three ongoing projects, four performance works, two collaborative installations, and a band, there was definitely enough to do. (Over […]
Somehow we lucked out—well, we know how we lucked out, the A+D staff made it happen for us—and got Joyce Rice (who works at Columbia, and also Symbolia) as a poster designer for SEX. MONEY. RACE. GENDER. The Ladydrawers (of Chicago, Ill.). Check out this detail, in particular: You see what’s going on there? Cats. And […]
For months, volunteers, students, collaborators and supporters of the Ladydrawers Comics Collective have been working on a ridiculous yet awesome endeavor—SEX. MONEY. RACE. GENDER: The Ladydrawers (of Chicago Ill.)—an exhibition and workshop series opening June 27 and running through July 27 at the A+D Gallery in Chicago. From the art work hanging along the walls […]
It contains our latest creation, a survey about emotional labor! We’re asking food service workers to participate by filling out a quick chart after each work shift. We’re seeking to gather data about how you feel at the end of your workday. By gauging the levels of happiness, stress, and pride people experience in an […]
Yesterday, some pals at Our Bodies, Ourselves asked us if we wanted to go on a little road trip. It seems Representative Todd Akin has misunderstood some basic facts about women’s reproductive organs—and we just love giving away books! So we trundled into the car with all our drawing supplies and hit the road! Cross-country […]
Our CAKE Chicago panel, Just the Facts: Ladydrawers at Work was haphazardly filmed and put on the Youtubes a few weeks ago. You may wish to view it here: Just the Facts.