Originally Posted on March 26th, 2011
EWI artist and activist member, Nadia Janjua is organizing the 12th Annual Muslim Women In the Arts Exhibit, themed “Healing & Empowerment: Violence, Women & Art,” to be held on April 22, 2011, from 6:30PM-9:30PM. This exhibition is sponsored, and made possible by the Montgomery County Office of Community Outreach, American Interactive Muslim Network & Project Sakinah.
“Healing & Empowerment: Violence, Women & Art” : In this one-day event, local artists will give voices to the victimization and empowerment of women affected by injustice and abuse through their art. Peaceful Families Project (PFP), Project Sakinah, Interfaith Community Against Domestic Violence (IFCADV) and Farheen Khan (Author and Activist from Canada) will also be present to provide resources and educate audience about these issues from their own experiences. Learn more