Thursday, September 5, 2013

A Caravan of Egyptian Donkeys at St Paul’s Cathedral for Interfaith Peace

MERCURY NEWS
25 life-size fibreglass donkeys decorated by Western and Egyptian artists,
 both Muslim and Christian. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
UNITED KINGDOM---Artist painted donkey statues are displayed in the "Caravan: In Peace and with Compassion" at St. Paul’s Cathedral. The exhibition featuring 25 life-size painted donkeys comes from Egypt and is the work of Western and Egyptian artists, both Muslim and Christian, who were each asked to decorate a life-size fiberglass donkey sculpted by Egyptian artist Reda Abdel Rahman. [link]

Caravan: In Peace and with Compassion will be in the South Nave aisle of St Paul’s until September 25 and is free to visitors of the cathedral. 



Book Cover for the Exhibition