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Phoebe Davies

Photo by Anthea Pokroy.

26-28 Sept & 1-3 Oct, 2-9pm.

It's not about whether you wear acrylics or not, it's an expression of me, a freedom, a subtle suggestion of what I think. How else are we going to start talking about it?”

(Participant of Life For Girls, a participant in Nailwraps: Influences)

As part of her Influences series, Phoebe Davies is collaborating with groups of women, exploring current attitudes to gender equality, feminism, female expectations and individual agency. 

Phoebe Davies has been working with young women's groups in Graz, exploring attitudes to feminism. For six days as part of Steirischer Herbst Festival, the group opens a new look public nail bar at the festival centre to apply nailwraps depicting the faces of inspirational women. Nominations this time round include: Laverne Cox, Valie Export and Sookee.


Date and time

26 September – 3 October 2015

Please note
This is now a past event.


Steirischer Herbst