25 Local Artists – 11 Poets – music composer and musicians – filmmaker, all together have joined the first step of Peace & Identity project, in the believe that diversity should be used to nurture Peace, and through the cohesion of different art forms, this concept can be expressed at its best. – Peace and Identity is conceived as an itinerants show intent on being a reflection of the impermanence of peace: a quest for the artistic community on the fragility of peace.
The Fine Art Exhibition Runs from April 2nd to April 30th at Jo-Anne Rose Gallery Community Center, Lake Anne, Reston.- Opening Reception will present Poets and their poems, live music, and the event will be filmed, to produce a documentary.
A book with Artists and Poets has been published and will be available for sale at the opening reception.
Peace & Identity itinerant show will be presented again in September including in this second step also photographers and dancers.
Peace & Identity project conceived and curated by Antonella Manganelli
In collaboration with Mike Maggio, Northern Regional Vice President, Poetry Society and adjunct professor at Northern Virginia Community College, and Patricia Macintyre Founder of The League of Reston Artists
The event is sponsored by The League of Reston Artists