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We're sending off our fall exhibit with a week of very special events! More inside.
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IN THE GALLERY
Covered: Celebrating Muslim Women
A Series by Yusuf Abdul Jaleel

September 15—November 17, 2018
628 S 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA
Covered: The Send-Off
Sunday, November 11—Saturday, November 17th 
628 S 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA

We are sending our off fall exhibit with a week of very special events! Won't you join us? 

Sunday, November 11th: Women in Islam Panel

Tuesday, November 13th @ 6:30pm: Turiya S.A. Raheem Book Talk

Help welcome author and Atlantic City native Turiya S.A. Raheem back to the gallery! She'll read from her second novel, Why We Choose, which explores why Black Muslim women choose Islam "despite its often negative portrayals of women."

Saturday, November 17th @ 6:30pm: Closing Exhibit Reception

RSVP HERE!
Art Sanctuary & Cheryl Woodruff-Brooks Present: 
Chicken Bone Beach: Book Reading & Signing
Sunday, November 18 @ 2-5pm
Art Sanctuary Gallery (628 S 16th Street)
RSVP HERE!
SPECIAL SPOTLIGHT

Help us congratulate our founder, Lorene Cary, on her recent award from PABJ and continued success!!!

Earlier this week, Lorene was honored at the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists (PABJ) 2018 Awards Ceremony. She was one of several influential artists recognized, and we are so glad to see her work appreciated across our city! Learn more about the award below, and again, all our love and congratulations! 

FROM PABJ:

"Lorene Cary is receiving PABJ’s 2018 Community Service Award for her longtime efforts to shine a spotlight on African American arts and culture, build community through their exploration, and create stories that enlighten and unite.  Lorene is the best-selling author of Black Ice and founder of the Art Sanctuary in Philadelphia."

COMMUNITY EVENTS
The Barnes Foundation Presents:
PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Art for All

Sunday, November 4th @ 10am-5pm (2025 Ben Franklin Pkwy)
Bethel Burying Ground: Public Memorial Meetings
Sunday, November 4th — Wednesday, November 28th
Rick Germanson Trio
Friday, November 9th @ 8-11pm || Suggested Tickets: $15
@exuberance (1220 N Mascher St)
1st Annual Fundraiser for Moonstone Arts Center
Saturday, November 10th @ 7pm || Tickets: $35
1199C Headquarters (1319 Locust Street)
HELPFUL REMINDERS
Art Sanctuary uses the power of black art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding.

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