Craftivism is…

Last week, we organised a wonderful session at Dialogue Café. In the framework of our cycle “Global Exchange of Crafts Makers” we provided a special focus to craftivism, a gentle and creative way of protesting and bringing social change. An issue about I also share information through the European Cultural Foundation ECF Craftivism Lab.

During this session I had the pleasure of sharing a wonderful moment with Ana from Colectivo Metamorfilia, Sónia from Guerrilha Crochet Yarn Bombing Society, Teresa from Fashion Revolution Portugal, Gugui, from Gugui Cebey Textile Artist, and Nina from Dialogue Café Rio de Janeiro.

This is a short and personal report of one the best sessions I´ve never organised.

Thank you!

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Rosa de los Tiempos

Rosa de los tiempos porque a pesar de esta estrella de ocho puntas ser denominada de varias formas según el contexto cultural y temporal en el que nos encontremos: estrella de ocho puntas, Spica, estrella tartesica, rosa de los cielos, rosa de los vientos, estrella de Salomón, Rub el hizb, estrella de Lakshmi, etc…es esta denominación reinventada la que mejor le consolida su interculturalidad y su atemporalidad.

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