CJPME brings this heart-wrenchingly beautiful collection of drawings from Gaza to New Brunswick. The exhibition includes 26 drawings created by children in Gaza between with ages of 5 and 14 for the exhibition, following art therapy.
Montreal, March 13, 2013, 2012 — Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East (CJPME), Solidarité Acadie-Palestine and Fredericton Palestine Solidarity are delighted to announce the launch of a new art exposition. The exposition – entitled A Child’s View from Gaza – features art by children from Gaza and will soon be on exhibit in Moncton, Riverview and Fredericton. The exposition will be accessible to the public as follows:
- March 22 – April 2: Aberdeen Cultural Centre, 2nd floor Art Gallery (140 Botsford Street, Moncton, E1C 4X4) with a launch reception Friday, March 22, 5 to 7 pm.
- April 5–17: St. Paul's UnitedChurch, 404 Cleveland Ave, Riverview, E1B 1Y2, with a launch reception April 5, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
- April 19–May 19: PennyGallery, Charlotte Street Arts Centre (732 Charlotte Street, Fredericton, E3B 1M5), with a launch reception Friday, April 19, 5 to 7 pm.
CJPME Factsheet 144, published March, 2012: This factsheet provide context and background for an exhibition which CJPME tours entitled, “A Child's View from Gaza: An exhibition of children’s drawings from Gaza.” The inspiration behind the exhibition, as well as the mechanics of the bringing together of the exhbition are described.Read more