Adeebah: My Life, My Story
March 19 to May 18, 2018
Reception and Panel Discussion: Tuesday, April 10th from 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion at 7:00 p.m.
Panelist: Artist Adeebah Alnemar; graphic novel author Jake Halpern; and illustrator Michael Sloan.
Adeebah: My Life, My Story, is an exhibition of drawings by Adeebah Alnemar. Adeebah sees herself as an artist, a woman, and a mother. She is from Homs, Syria and is a self-taught artist. Her work addresses themes of the tragedy of war and displacement, beauty amidst turmoil, and her hope for peace.
During the panel discussion, the artist will speak about her work and life’s journey; Jake Halpern, author and writer for numerous magazines, including The New York Times Sunday Review, will speak about his graphic novel series “Welcome to the New World;” and Michael Sloan, award-winning illustrator of this graphic novel, will speak on the process of visualization.
Visit our Current Exhibitions page for more details and images.
Free parking is available directly across from the church in Saints Lot. The facility is handicapped accessible.