Living Ancestors

Living Ancestors

Living Ancestors is a portrait exhibition by South African activist and artist, Gabrielle La Roux. The portraits are of women over the age of 100 from the island of Dominica, including the world’s oldest woman Ma Pampo who was 126 years old when she was drawn. The portraits are accompanied by stories related by the women during the drawing process.

The exhibition is at the Museum of Docklands and runs from 1st April to 31st July.