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Exhibition: Trapping Men for Recruiting Angels: Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore

Trapping Men for Recruiting Angels: Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore is a part of Fringe! Film Festival 2013. The French photographer and essayist Cahun (1894-1954) and her partner and stepsister Moore (1892-1972) were an extraordinary couple who worked, lived, and loved together for more than forty years.Cahun focused her work on questions of identity and representations across sexual, political and aesthetic domains, sometimes within the framework of a Surrealist aesthetic, and sometimes against it. On display will be a selection of reproduction prints featuring Cahun with Marcel as well as many of her self portraits for which she is best know.

The exhibition will be from 11th April to 14th April 2013 at the The Cre8 Life Style Centre, Thursday: 13:00 to 23:00 (private view: 19:00 to 23:00) Friday-Sunday: 11:00 to 19:00.more details of which can be found at Fringe!’s website.

Curated by Hemera Collective

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