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Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making

March 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

| Free

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with Holocaust survivors and artists, many of whom are featured in the 2008 film, As Seen Through These Eyes. This exhibit, part of her doctorate dissertation, is comprised of reproductions of artwork created by individuals from all over Europe, including those interred in such concentration camps as Auschwitz, Dachau, Gurs and Terezin. As an art therapist, Hlavek hopes people will walk away from this exhibition recognizing the “individual within the masses” and how art can play a role in healing and surviving.

On Tuesday, April 21 at 7:00pm, as part of our Yom Hashoah programming with the Virginia Holocaust Museum, the Weinstein JCC will show the film, As Seen Through These Eyes, and immediately following, welcome Elizabeth Hlavek to discuss her exhibit and the role of art making during the Holocaust
Sponsored by Hirschler

Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Email:
lmatthews@weinsteinjcc.org
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://weinsteinjcc.org/events/sara-d-november-gallery-exhibit-elizabeth-hlavek
Organizer:
Jewish Community Center
Locality:
Chesterfield County
Open to the public:
Yes

Venue

5403 Monument Ave., Richmond, VA 23226 United States
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Phone:
8042856500
Website:
https://weinsteinjcc.org/events/sara-d-november-gallery-exhibit-elizabeth-hlavek