Julian Voloj's Warrior / Peacemaker: A GraphicNovel
Illustrations by Claudia Ahlerking.
A Jewish Art Salon event, curated by Yona Verwer.
The exhibit opened March 12th at the Columbia / Barnard Kraft Center in New York. Pages of the graphic novel based on the life story of Benjamin Melendez, a former gang leader who reclaimed his Jewish heritage, were on display. A lively discussion followed with Benjamin Melendez and Julian Voloj, moderated by Lacey
Schwartz, NY Director of Bechol
More info on the exhibit here. On view till March 20, 2013, Mon - Thurs 9-5, Fri 9-1