Renata Summo-O'Connell

Renata Summo-O'Connel is an academic who has studied and worked in Australia's universities for 15 years in the fields of Sociolinguidtics and Gender Studies. Now in Europe for an indefinite period she is working with her spouse on a series of television productions. She continues her study and writing in the areas of women artists, language and society.

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Art from the heart

The suggestive ambiance of the OE Club in Borgo Allegri is perfect for showcasing ‘Poupées’, an exhibition of very different dolls by Swedish artist Anita Matell. There are Japanese-inspired ‘dragon babies’, an African sleeping doll lying in her banana leaf; Swedish solar dolls