1 2018

Jewish Art Around the World - Ben Shahn (1898-1969)

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County One Federation Way
Irvine, CA
949 435 3400 ext 303

Contact Geri Dorman
949 435 3400 EXT 303 (Phone)
949 435-3401 (Fax)

$ Cost $ 23.00

Jewish Artist Ben Shahn : Art to counter Social and Political injustice.
Explore the life and art of Jewish American artist Ben Shahn (1898 - 1969)

Shahn was a member of the "Social Realist Movement", a group of American Artists during the Depression era who were devoted to creating art which emphasized social consciousness. He was a distinguished artist, lecturer, teacher and writer.

Presenter: Jackie Powell M.A. Art History Retired CAL State Fullerton art professor.