Art In The Afternoon

September Art In the Afternoon

September Art In the Afternoon

Latif Behroz

Latif Behroz is a peace volunteer who has done “art and graffiti for peace”; a series of paintings on walls in Kabul, Afghanistan. Along with his activist friends, Latif has also set “The Kindness Wall of Kabul”: a painted wall where people can leave clothes and other items for those in need. (The wall is featured in The New York Times, March 24, 2016). Latif is currently a student at Scattergood Friends School in West Branch and wants to continue the Kindness Wall project here in Iowa City.

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July Art In The Afternoon

July Art In The Afternoon

Truc Deegan

The Artifactory is happy to present Iowa artist Truc Deegan. Truc has studied under a well known Chinese artist and mastered the elements of this ancient painting technique. She will demonstrate the art of Chinese painting, talk of its history and meaning, and let us try our hand at the Chinese way of painting.

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June Art In The Afternoon

June Art In The Afternoon

Fatima Saeed

Fatima Saeed is a Sudanese artist who uses Nubian themes in three-dimensional sculptures of leather, fabric and paper. Watercolor, fabric dye and glitter are used to enhance the designs. Her program “Coloring for Peace” with children and teens at Iowa UNA was a great success.

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