Participating VAW Artists

BBC 100 Women

Submitted by: Monika K. Adler

Written by: FiLIA (Feminism in London) I BBC 100 Women

Start date: 28-11-2016
End date: 28-11-2016
Location: BBC Broadcasting House, London, UK
Web URL: http://

100 Women Project, FiLIA (Feminism in London), BBC Broadcasting House, London, 24 November 2016 

1 min 24 sec | Short | 26 November 2016 (UK) |

Simone de Beauvoir told us that for woman there is no other way out than to work for her liberation.

In her video-art work “Simone de Beauvoir told me…” artist and filmmaker Monika K. Adler employs the art historical
tradition of the ‘portrait-miniature’ to communicate and
recontextualise de Beauvoir’s iconic words through a cyclical mirror performance with an unexpected conclusion