THE VOICE OF A WOMAN | VOW
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN was established in 2009, this year celebrating 10 years of bringing the works of women in film and fine art from around the world to public audiences along with discussions exploring craft and process, training and mentoring programs and 8 years of presenting THE VOICE OF A WOMAN AWARDS.
Each year THE VOICE OF A WOMAN (VOW) celebrates creativity with a bold and innovative program featuring the works of creative women globally.
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN | VOW | AWARDS
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN AWARDS were first presented in 2012 in London at the National Portrait Gallery. The Awards have been presented each year since at such venues as The Paley Center for Media, Spring Street Studios and the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).
The VOW Awards have been presented to such artists as: Shirin Neshat, Grace Jones, Chloe Sevigny, Ming Smith, Kim Longinotto, Deeyah Khan, Thandie Newton OBE, Sarah Gavron, and others.
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN | VOW | TALKS SERIES & MASTERCLASSES
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN TALKS | VOW TALKS & MASTERCLASSES are delivered throughout the year featuring filmmakers, writers, artists and thought-leaders sharing their works, imagination and perspectives. We present VOW Masterclasses internationally, to date in New York, London and Cannes.
Some of the artists featured for our Masterclasses have been:
Naomie Harris OBE, Shirin Neshat, So Yong Kim, Adepero Oduye, Nina Menkes, Germaine Greer, Grace Jones, Dr. Scilla Elworthy Phd, and others.
THE VOICE OF A WOMAN | YOUTH
We also use the power of the arts in our work with young people. VOW's Youth Leadership & Social Responsibility Projects (YLSR Projects) have delivered talks, mentoring and training in to schools and universities in communities internationally. VOW has partnered with UNICEF, UN WOMEN, Amnesty International and other NGO's using the power of film and the arts to educate, question, explore, empower and inspire. VOW has delivered programs in Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States.
Founded by: Maureen A. Bryan