Detrás de las Paredes (Behind The Walls), by Marcelo Toledo and multiple photographers

A collection of 14 sculptures that represent the physical and mental traumas endured by victims of gender-based violence, accompanied by photographs of the survivors that are the sculptures subjects. There are an additional 120 sculptures resembling thorns to remember the estimated 120 women who die globally everyday due to gender violence.

Continue reading “Detrás de las Paredes (Behind The Walls), by Marcelo Toledo and multiple photographers”

Paradise Lost, by Emily Macinnes

Content Warnings: Abuse and Assault Types: Parental Emotional Sibling United Kingdom About the Survivors: Men Perpetrators: Family Friend Unclear if survivor Family Other Keywords Photography Christianity Women Drugs Resource Types: Sexual Religious community member Ring Child Graphic text School staff Staff State Stranger Not being believed Self blame Suicide Religion

A collection of photographic portraits of and interviews with male survivors of child sexual abuse recounting their experiences, intended to challenge shame and stigma around the subject.

For more information, see http://www.elysee.ch/en/exhibitions-and-events/videos/emily-macinnes/