Women of the seven seas
Women of the seven seas
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Giuditta Vendrame

Giuditta Vendrame is an Italian artist, designer and researcher based in the Netherlands.

She looks at rivers, lakes, seas, oceans not as topographical dividers but as connectors. Water adapts and changes state: it freezes and evaporates. Bodies of water offer her the opportunity to challenge and re-imagine the notion of citizenship, territory and borders. Understanding the world from its “humid” perspective suggests a new possible order which is less stable, ever changing and circular. It opposes the Western “terracentric” attitude, as historian M. Rediker suggests, of looking at the world solely from its national, bounded, territorial view.

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Impressum
First Meeting
Women of the Seven Seas - Online-Symposium
First Shefarers' Parade of Hamburg
Change is needed.
Activities of the Women of the Seven Seas
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Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation. Funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.

Women of the Seven Seas aim to connect women from all aspects of maritime life
Giuditta Vendrame

Giuditta Vendrame. Artist, Designer, Researcher.

What water does to our brains

The water, like any of the larger intangible un-holdable natural systems --like sky and weather, will teach you things that will take you forever to learn on land. 

Exterritory Project Cargo
Diagram

CAMP

Interview with FESAN, July 2021

Interview with FESAN

constance hockaday

constance hockaday

Giuditta Vendrame
1. My Ancestors Were Sailors/ Nenek Moyangku Seorang Pelaut (By Ibu Sud)

a text by Nova Ruth 

2. Many years ago, composer Ibu Sud wrote Nenek Moyangku Seorang Pelaut as a cheery song for children.

a text by Nova Ruth 

water gives and takes life

a text by Kristin Samir Jaibi Loren du Pon

engine at sea

on board of the Sea-Watch by Kristin Feddersen 

Black Water
Country of the Sea

by CAMP

3. My grandmother, Soetinah, grew up on the coast of Pare-pare, South Sulawesi, ...

a text by Nova Ruth 

From Gulf to Gulf to Gulf

by CAMP

Nova Ruth
4. As kids, we were even told that when we went to the beach, we shouldn’t wear green,...

a text by Nova Ruth 

Kristin Feddersen
Lembayung

music by Nova Ruth 

Shaina Anand

Filmmaker and Artist, CAMP

Female Seafarers' Association of Nigeria

FESAN

geheimagentur
Exterritory Project
1. Hamburger Seefrauenparade / Shefarers' Parade Hamburg
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