Breaking the Veils: Women Artists from the Islamic World is a unique and compelling international art exhibition
that challenges contemporary stereotypes about the lives of women in the Islamic world
and celebrates their artistic contribution in shaping a rich, cultural heritage.
For questions and general information, please contact Kelly Povo, firstname.lastname@example.org,
St. Catherine University's Project Coordinator for Breaking the Veils: Women Artists from the Islamic World.
Traditional Textile Art Exhibit
In conjunction with Breaking the Veils, The Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women and the Muslim Students Association will be hosting a Traditional Textile Art Exhibition by Somali Women from the East African Women's Center Textile Cooperative.
Location: The Abigail Quigley McCarthy Center for Women, Coeur de Catherine
Dates: Feb. 17 – March 11, 2010 • 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Opening Reception: Thur., Feb. 25, 2010 • 3 – 7 p.m.