HEART HEALING RITUAL

Two dear friends of mine, but total strangers to each other, were asked to pose in this position so that I could photograph them for a drawing I needed to do. The life-changing exchange inspired a new series of performance rituals that I have brought into the public realm, creating astonishing and memorable experiences. To…

What Makes You See Red?

Is it Love? Hate? Passion? Pain? From Orgasmic Joy to Primordial Angst, the personal is political and your voice matters. Seeing Red? Let’s make that visible. Creating words and images on paper with red paint, red markers, red pastels and red pencils liberates that which has been denied expression for whatever reason. Fear? Shame? Shyness?…

The Collaborative Scroll

The Collaborative Scroll is a growing document; a witness to memories gathered in city after city, of truths too horrible to speak of, and of secrets held for decades. Quietly, solemnly, anonymously, the Scroll holds vigil to the children, teens and adults whose lives have been derailed by the violent acts of physical, sexual and…

WE BELIEVE YOU

Started as a Facebook community page to offer moral support for the young women who testified as victims against a former elementary school counselor on a number of sexual assault charges, but were let down by the legal system when the counselor was acquitted. It was a devastating blow to the young women who had…

From Isolation to Community

The Online Collaborative Scroll is an outgrowth from the physical scroll that has toured from city to city collecting words and images from hundreds of participants. In order to share the entries from the original scroll, we have transcribed the entries here so they can be read, felt and responded to by people all over…

WALK UNAFRAID #1

Walk Unafraid is a powerful public art installation that Gabrielle Senza first exhibited in 2003. We offer a collaborative public art program for schools, community groups and social service agencies around the country, working together to raise awareness and empower victims of abuse. Having developed a reputation as a creative activist for social and environmental…