Friday, April 24, 2015

Indiana's Center for Interfaith Hosts "Art — A Bridge Between Cultures"

By Ernest Disney-Britton
Interior view of Christ Cathedral an Episcopal church in downtown Indianapolis
INDIANA---On Friday, the Center for Interfaith Cooperation will host a public dialogue, "Art - A Bridge Between Cultures" led by Faisal Al Juburi, Executive Director of Bridges of Understanding. This "free" spirited conversation will bring together experienced diplomats and artists, including Ambassador Cynthia Schneider, film director Ruba Nadda, Bronx educator Brandon Cardet Hernandez, and Herron School of Art and Design professor and Artprize winner, Anila Quayyum Agha. Together, with the audience, the group will explore how an artist’s cultural and religious background can help bridge understanding to shape public policy. The program takes place at on Friday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m. at Christ Cathedral in downtown Indianapolis at 125 Monument Circle.