Empowered by Art – University Women’s Club

‘Empowered by Art’- Portraits of Women by Women

An exhibition of paintings and photographs by Hero Johnson, Miriam Escofet, Anastasia Pollard and Aliona Adrianova. Curated by Jemima Lovatt.

On display at the University Women’s Club 19th May 2018.

The portraits by Hero Johnson included those of Barbara Hosking CBE, Anna-Louise Felstead and Paulina Pluta.

Miriam Escofet and Hero Johnson
Miriam Escofet, Aliona Adrianova and Hero Johnson
Anna Louise Felstead and her portrait by Hero Johnson
Hero Johnson's paintings of Barbara Hosking and Paulina Pluta

Barbara Hosking – Book Launch ‘Exceeding My Brief’

Barbara Hosking’s autobiography ‘Exceeding My Brief – Memoirs of a Disobedient Civil Servant’ was launched at the Reform Club last month.

The back cover features Hero Johnson’s portrait of Hosking.

The book is available through Bite Back publishing:

And is reviewed by the New Statesman here:

Hero Johnson with Barbara Hosking at the Reform Club launch of 'Exceeding my Brief'
Hero Johnson's portrait of Barbara Hosking on the back cover of 'Exceeding my Brief'