Upcoming Event: "Rising UP" Book Launch and Photo Exhibit

On Friday, October 10th, 2014 come join us at Villa Kalewes, in Petionville, as we celebrate the new book, "Rising Up" authored by the amazing Nadia Todres. The book launch will be accompanied by a photo exhibit highlighting the selected works of the young adolescent girls of Center for the Arts.

About the book:

Rising Up is the inspiring photographic journey of a group of adolescent girls in Haiti, living in an encampment of displaced persons after the earthquake of 2010, who have learned, through photography and art, to understand their own value, gain confidence and express themselves. Their journey was made possible by an innovative arts education program, launched by photographer Nadia Todres, through the Center for the Arts in Port-au-Prince. Rising Up is narrated by the subjects themselves, as photographers and as witnesses to the blossoming of their own empowerment.

To order your copy of the book through AMAZON, click here

About the Center for the Arts in Haiti:

The Center for the Arts, Port au Prince is a place for young girls in Haiti to learn about the arts, become empowered through the arts and to generate income through their activities in the arts. To learn more about the Center for the arts, visit their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/centerfortheartspap

You won't want to miss this one day exhibit!

Date: October 10, 2014 starting at 4PM

Place: Villa Kalewes, 99 rue Gregoire, Petionville

Info: 509.3701.3892

To download a press release, click here

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