Outspoken Art/Arte Claro would like to express gratitude for the extraordinary contribution and support of so many people --at local and international levels-- who helped us renew the commitment for the elimination of all forms of violence against women. What is very clear to us is that Outspoken Art/Arte Claro it is not the result of individual dedication but of the shared conviction in the power of poetry and art. A special thank you to poets and visual artists who have offered their art with such generosity.

Outspoken Art/Arte Claro quisiera expresar gratitud por la extraordinaria contribución y apoyo de tantas personas –a nivel local e internacional—que nos permitieron renovar el compromiso por la eliminación de toda forma de violencia contra la mujer. Es muy claro que Outspoken Art/Arte Claro no es el fruto de un esfuerzo individual sino de una compartida convicción en el poder de la poesía y del arte. Un agradecimiento especial a poetas y artistas que han ofrecido su arte con tanta generosidad.


dedicated to support the United Nations’ Declaration on the

Elimination of All Forms of Violence Against Women/

La eliminación de toda forma de violencia contra la mujer


MARCH 17-22, 2003

Writers, Poets and Artists Organizations, Government Departments, Social Organizations, Interested Groups, General Public, University and High School students have been invited to participate.

The Ongoing Poetry and Art
Project and Exhibition

Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico, International Poets and Artists


Outspoken Art/Arte Claro,

Canadian and International Poets and Artists

Artwork and Poems of both exhibitions are displayed at different sites.
To see the complete exhibition we invite you to visit the sites listed in the schedule.

There will be Prizes for those who visit all sites of the exhibition.


Open Daily March 17 to 22, 2003

Conference Room, Holy Cross House,
St. Thomas University
(entrance through Campus or off Montgomery St.)

11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
and 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre
for Family Violence Research
Windsor St., Fredericton, NB

8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Site Locations Map

Centennial Building, Lobby
670 King St., Fredericton, NB

during business hours

The Advisory Council on the Status of Women
236 King St.,Fredericton, NB

during business hours

Sue Lawrence, Hair/Spa, Art Gallery
550 Queen St.,Fredericton, NB

during business hours

Gallery ConneXion
453 Queen St., Fredericton, NB
back entrance of the Justice Building
(off the York St. Parking lot)

Tuesday to Friday
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

NOTE -There will be Prizes for those who visit all six locations.