Sharq.Org launches campaign #IAmNotAVase

MAY 2019 – A campaign about the strength of women who refuse to be seen as decorative items complements theatrical production
0 Shares
0
0
0

Sharq.Org this week launched a social media campaign with the hashtag #IAmNotAVase in celebration of women who refuse to be seen as vases and simple decorative elements with no true societal value or contribution.

The campaign included graphic posters and a short film that showcase the Syrian women who participated in the theatre production of “I Am Not a Vase” and their thoughts on womanhood.

“I Am Not A Vase” – Voices of Strength | أنا مو مزهرية – أصوات قوة from Sharq.Org on Vimeo.

The campaign was inspired by the passion and determination of the cast of the theatrical production “I Am Not a Vase”, produced by Sharq in partnership with Alexandra Sandels Firma and the Swedish Institute, and staged in Lebanon and Sweden in 2019. Read more about the play.

You May Also Like

on Art and Activism

JULY 2015 - An autobiographical reading by Sharq director Tom Bogaert of the current debate in the Middle East concerning the relationship of art to activism.

Breaking down the walls of patriarchy

JUNE 2015 - A researched review by Sharq.Org managing director Reem Maghribi of how Syrian women working in the field of media during the war are changing attitudes and opportunities.