Women Are Heroes - Brussels 2008 - Quai aux Barques

In March 2008, when he came back from Africa, JR is invited to paste portraits of his heroes in Brussels, Belgium.
This was the first exhibitions devoted to the project Women are Heroes, specifically to the African section. Parternership were also establish with two national newspapers, Le soir and De Morgen. JR released two special editions promoting the exhibition and presenting the project. Both newspapers sent reporters to Sierra Leone and Liberia to meet the women who had been photographed and to record their stories.