Opening Reception of 2017 Exhibition

Interfaith Art

Monday, November 13, 2017

Faith Trio and IC3 Exhibition Series Presents:

Collaboration & Connection

The 4th Interfaith Art Exhibition Biennial

Opening Reception: Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, 1- 4 p.m.

ICCNC, 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612

FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC: Welcoming remarks by spiritual leaders, light refreshments, interfaith music performance by Qirvah ensemble, and the opportunity to view artwork and meet artists.

The exhibition runs through Feb. 24, 2018 and is open to the public at ICCNC on Fridays and Saturdays from 12 - 4 pm (Except Dec. 29 and 30, 2017 and January 5 and 6, 2018).

Participating Collaborating Artists (alphabetical order based on the first name of the coordinating artist)

Aimee Golant and Nabeela Sajjad - Arash Shirinbab, Beth Schaible, Rachel Stone, Susan Duhan Felix, and Forrest Lesch-Middelton - Bill Carmel and participants at collaborative interfaith events - Carol Dorf and Terri Saul - Cindy Sojourner and Shamsa Rafay - Davi Barker and Ameena Faruki - Dove Govrin and Nabeela Raza Sajjad - Susan Duhan Felix and Elizheva Hurvich - Farzaneh Farid Moayer and Students of Andeesheh School at ICCNC - Julie Cohn and Irys Schenker - Dvora Gordon, Jan Steckel, and Hew Wolff - Kathleen Horn and Wendy Wilson - Lauren Marie Taylor and Keyvan Shovir  - Lea Delson and Alex Madonik - Leah Korican and Lenore Weiss - Negar Dadgari, Naseem Alavi, Golzar Hemmati, Golzar Arvin, Sanaz Mansourian, Avazeh Pourhamzeh, Seyed Alavi, Omid Rhezaii, Omid Yazdanshenas, Omid Yousef, Sepehr Imani, Janos Botyanszki, Bobbek Hakimzadeh, and Patrizio Pellouchoud - Peter Bishop and Joe Kowalczyk - Fariba Gharai, Ali Izadi, Barry Shapiro, and Rachel Stone - Rachel Michaelsen, Jun Hamamoto, and Geri Handa - Raeshma Razvi, Sabiha Basrai, and students from Oakland Int'l High School - Robin Bernstein and students of The Renaissance International School - S. Newman and Jampa Thinlay - Sara Frucht and Bhavna Misra - Sharon Siskin and Salma Arastu - Takako Matoba and Li Westerlund - Denah S. Bookstein, Tobie Lurie, and Chynara Tolubaeva - Ilana Bar-David and Tom Debley - Tree Gelb Stuber and Doris Saberi - Zoe Mosko, Jeanne Jullion, and Mojgan Saberi


Coordinated and Sponsored by the “Faith Trio”: Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC),

Kehilla Community Synagogue, and Montclair Presbyterian Church

Curated by Curatorial Panel, Lea Delson, Arash Shirinbab, Tom Delby, Robin Bernstein, Rubina Kazi, Steve McKiernan, and IC3’s curator and artist in residence, Minoosh Zomorodinia. 'IC3: Incubating Creativity, Community and Civic Engagement' is a pilot program at ICCNC that provides local  Muslim-American artists event- and community-building opportunities as they develop new work and build new audiences. 

This program is made possible in part by the San Francisco Foundation’s FAITHS grant, the City of Oakland's Cultural Funding program, and California Arts Council's Cultural Pathways and Artists Activating Communities grants.