Crossing Borders, Artists from the Middle East and Latin America
09/07/2022 to 10/05/2022
1101 SW 104 St, Miami FL
Kendall Campus Gallery of Art and Design
Immigrant artists from Turkey, Syria, Israel, Lebanon, Colombia, Cuba, Haiti, Venezuela, Russia, France, and the UK share their art and personal stories about their cultural heritage intertwined with their American experience, and the impact of immigration and the new American culture on their lives and art making. The project entitled “Crossing Borders: Artists from the Middle East & the Americas” an art exhibition with cultural events from South Florida’s rich multicultural community. At the exhibit opening, attendants will experience “A Taste of the Middle East, and Latin America,” and engage the attendants in a facilitated dialogue focusing on building cultural understanding, dispelling stereotypes, and fostering awareness of immigrants from the Middle East, the Americas and beyond with stories of their history in the U.S. This will be shared through videos, photos, and text as it contributes to the American fabric.