Art Fundraiser by Concern for Children Trust

cfcfr0Concern for Children Trust is hosting an art fundraiser where paintings from notable local artists will be on sale to raise money for Machar Art 2009 at Chawkandi Art Gallery on Monday May 4th 2009. 

Machar Art is a CFC designed program that brings professional artists and photographers to provide training to children in Machar Colony schools. This art therapy program is often the only chance children from the largest unofficial kutchi abaadi in Karachi have to express themselves through art.

cfcfr1The Art Fundraiser features the works of more then 35 local artists and is curated by well known art writer Marjorie Husain, who was spurned to action when she was chief guest at the children’s art exhibition held in Machar Colony in February. The art for sale with a 100% of the proceeds to benefit Machar Art includes the work of Mona Naqsh, Ather Jama, Nahid Raza, Noorjehan Bilgrami and Wahab Jaffer.

The opening reception is on May 4th, 5-8pm while the exhibition will continue till 8pm May 5th at the Chawkandi Art Gallery.

Chawkandi Art
105 – MARINE POINT, Block9
Clifton, Karachi.

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