Artes y Artesanias

Healing through the Arts

Broken Glass: Honoring Broken-Hearted Civilian Families

The decision to create a mosque-like structure to hold the names of civilian casualties presented challenges as I worried about my limited skills in mosaic art.  Yet, it was clear that this representative sample of the thousands who died needed to be honored within an art form prevalent in their home communities.

Click on the images to access captions to follow the creation process.

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This entry was posted on July 26, 2015 by in Art as Healing, Mixed Media, Mosaics and tagged , , , .
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