International Women's Day 2005

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This year, in connection with the celebrations of International Women’s Day and the 10th anniversary of the World Conference on Women in Beijing (China), UNESCO held a series of events throughout the month of March, which aimed to draw the public’s attention to a variety of themes concerning women.

Between 7 to 24 March 2005, the exhibit "ART – ROBE: Women Artists at the Nexus of Fashion and Art" focused on the cultural and artistic accomplishments of outstanding women artists who use elements of fashion or fabrics in their creative work. Leading women artists from all regions of the world were invited to take part in the exhibition. 

Click here to see the catalogue "ART – ROBE: Women Artists at the Nexus of Fashion and Art"

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