View the latest film by Rachael Romero depicting, through drawings and poetry, her experiences at The Pines in South Australia.
Interdisciplinary artist Rachel Romero is currently creating the Magdalene Laundry Diary drawings for her forthcoming film.
'We were just whipped away; we didn't know where we were going,' says Carmel Durant, who grew up in Bidura Home, Glebe, NSW and with various foster parents. Read Glenn Ellard's report in the 'South Coast Register' about the chalk drawing Carmel made when she was ten years old.
An exhibition opened last month at the Foundling Museum in London, formerly Britain's first home for abandoned children. Artists Tracey Emin, Paula Rego and Mat Collishaw talk about their work.