Pax Rwanda: Embroideries by women of Savane Rutongo

The exhibition will open on Sunday, October 9, 3-5 P.M in the SMA African Art Museum. Pax Rwanda: Embroideries by the Women of Savane Rutongo is comprised of twenty exquisite embroideries by a cooperative of Hutu and Tutsi women who work together to survive in the aftermath of the horrific genocide of 1994. A seminar on contemporary life in Rwanda will be presented in the African Art Museum from 3:30 to 4:30. Admission is free; please join us. Refreshments will be served in the Cloister Garden from 4:30 to to 5 P.M.

Press Release:

“Tenafly museum exhibits Rwandan embroideries”, The Record

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