Behind the Scenes: Organizing Lips of Pride

Art Talk by HAYP Pop Up Gallery & The Yerevan Underbelly @Mirzoyan Library. Photo credits: Mirzoyan Library.

From April 8 to 18, 2016, HAYP Pop Up Gallery will present its 6th contemporary art exhibition, Lips of Pride.

Lips of Pride will focus on the theme of women’s sexuality and societal perceptions of shame in Armenia. As the month-long celebration of “women’s day” comes to an end here in Armenia, we hope to encourage a different discussion on women’s rights.

Celebrating women with flowers and presents is one thing; making sure their voices are heard on sensitive topics such as reproductive rights, sexual autonomy and pleasure is quite another.

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