26 2019

CSP: History Through Art: Jewish Eastern Europe life before the Shoah

12:15PM - 1:15PM  

University United Methodist Church 18422 Culver Dr
Education Building, Room D
Irvine, CA 92612

Contact Arie Katz

$ Cost $ 10.00

Documenting History Through Art: Jewish life in Eastern Europe before the Holocaust
through the artistic lens of David Labkovski - Leora Raikin

$10.00 per person (if register prior to June 24, 2019)
FREE for CSP 5780 Members, Lithuania/Poland trip participants and educators who register early
$18.00 at the door

An artist, curator and author, Leora Raikin is a passionate and inspiring speaker who is committed to using art as a means to educate.As founder and Executive Director of the David Labkovski Project (DLP) in 2015, she co-developed an educational program to educate audiences about Eastern European life before, during and after the Holocaust through a body of 400 pieces of narrative art by her great uncle, Lithuanian-Israeli artist David Labkovski (1906-1991). The project based educational program is now in middle schools, high schools and colleges with as well as in Lithuania, South Africa and Mexico.

Sponsor: Community Scholar Program (CSP)