“LAGOS, THE LAST STOP” EXHIBITION Patent from July 30th to December 30th | Tuesday to Saturday (10h00-18h00) Location: Lagos Cultural Center – Exhibition hall 1, 2 and 3 Org.: CM Lagos and National Railway Museum Foundation Free entry 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the train in Lagos. To mark the date, the municipality prepared a series of activities that include a photo-documentary exhibition at the Centro Cultural de Lagos, in partnership with the Fundação Museu Nacional Ferroviário, integrating images, historical documents, objects alluding to the activity, testimonies of former railway workers and users, among many other elements. Guided tours (September 24th, October 5th, November 1st and December 1st) by appointment: email@example.com
“Sonos Falados”, an artistic activism project of the Democratic Movement of Women, to raise awareness of domestic violence and violence against women. It started with 104 pillows, many of which were decorated by women victims of domestic violence (some living in shelters), to which many others have been added, in each place where she passes, touring the country. The challenge was and still is to think of the pillow as a depository object of dreams, fears, anxiety and ambitions, and thus leave on it the shapes that circumvent concerns and express dreams on the way to freedom. The result, in addition to being aesthetically beautiful, contains an immense variety of moving but determined messages, showing that women want to overcome the discrimination and violence to which they are still subjected.