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Images from Behind Prison Walls – Gallery Reception

July 14, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

FREE
Prisoners art show

Images from Behind Prison Walls is an exhibit of more than 60 pieces of artwork from men and women incarcerated in five maximum and medium security prisons, including Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, the only maximum-security prison for women in New York State, that will be on display at the Ossining Public Library Art Gallery throughout the month of July. A

ll the artwork has been created by prisoner members of RTA – Rehabilitation Through The Arts, a non-profit organization operating in the prison system over twenty-two years. Because of their long-standing and positive relationship with NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, RTA received approval to exhibit and sell the artwork.

A public Gallery Reception will be held in the Ossining Public Library Art Gallery on Saturday, July 14 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and will feature refreshments and the opportunity to talk with formerly incarcerated RTA artists including Jeffrey Clemente and Amaury Bonilla

Details

Date:
July 14, 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:

Venue

Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562 United States
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Phone
(914) 941-2416
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