“I don’t think I believe in gender. I want to know who said a vagina is for a woman and a penis is for a man, or pink is for a girl and blue is for a boy. I am sitting here with a vagina and boobs – and a big beautiful beard.”

Harnaam Kaur is a British model, anti-bullying activist, body positive activist, life coach, and motivational speaker. She uses her profiles on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube to contribute to numerous body positive campaigns. She frequently posts content to promote awareness of body shaming, cyberbullying, and mental illness.

Enjoy an afternoon of live arts and activism as Harnaam joins the Women Power Protest exhibition.

1pm - 2pm Harnaam will be live in the gallery space discussing her life and activism and taking questions from the audience.

2pm to 4pm Life drawing session with Harnaam as the model and muse for your drawings. Led by Artist Rob Conway, this drawing session combines quick fire drawing interpretations of Harnaam responding to artworks in the collection, followed by a static and intensive drawing session studying Harnaam through sketching. This free session is a must for artists and activists in the region.

All materials are provided. While you are also welcome to bring your own materials please be advised that only dry materials are allowed and space is limited.

No model nudity.