Art of Survival: Women, Healing and the Arts

Jul 1, 2006 - ongoing

The Women's Center

610 S. Thompson St.
Carbondale, IL 62901

Phone Number: 618-529-0213
Contact: Elka Kazmierczak

Selected works from the exhibition by the same name will be included. This 32-page publication will reflect on relevance of art and aesthetic experience to life of women and its impact on the betterment of the human spirit. It will focus on the transformational and empowering impact of the creative process through the works of women artists and survivors of abuse. The book will be issued this summer. 1000 copies of the book will be distributed to social services agencies and university and public libraries throughout the Illinois free of charge. Additional copies will be available for purchase from the Project Director, Elka Kazmierczak. This project is FUNDED BY: ,llinois Humanities Council, The Puffin Foundation, Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, Carbondale Community Arts, A Window Between Worlds (exhibition).

Documentation for this event is housed in The Feminist Art Project archives at Rutgers University.

Event Type: Publications (books, scholarly, journals)