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WOMAN OF POWER

PERFORMER & WRITER

6 views: On Women of Power and Interest is the inaugural performance from the duo Poella: a collaboration between performance artist Polina Porras and theatre artist Noelle Ghoussaini. This pieces re-imagines the internal lives and public personas of diverse powerful women of the last 80 years. On the opening nights of the Venice Biennale, they performed a durational, interactive, performance art portrait of 6 women from visual artist Valerie Ghoussaini’s portrait series: Women of Power and Interest, which was on display at Palazzo Mora for the duration of the Biennale. Poella’s 6 women:  Frida Kahlo. Princess Diana. Lady Gaga. Janis Joplin. Mother Teresa. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

CREDITS

CREATOR

Noelle Ghoussaini

Polina Porras

PERFORMER

Noelle Ghoussaini

Polina Porras

VISUAL ARTWORK

Valerie Ghoussaini

CURATOR

Global Art Affairs Foundation

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