A LIGHT BY THE WINDOW by Rick Black
FEBRUARY 15 - FEBRUARY 21, 2018
The Amichai Windows sheds light on love, war, and being Jewish today. Issued in an edition of 18 copies, this bilingual Hebrew/English collection of 18 poems by the renowned poet Yehuda Amichai features multi-layered collages and offers an intimate view of Jewish history and the landscape of Israel.
Rick Black is an award-winning book artist, poet, journalist, sumi-e artist and photographer. He believes deeply in both words and images—and how they impact our brief lives. He has participated in several artist book exhibitions and won awards both for his own poetry as well as for books that he has produced under his imprint, Turtle Light Press. For six years, he lived in Israel and now makes his home in Arlington, Virginia, with his wife and daughter.
Please join us for the reception and artist's talk of A Light By The Window by Rick Black on Sunday, February 18th from 1pm-4pm! 2pm, Artist's Talk and Discussion of The Amichai Windows Honored Guests: Helen Frederick, artist, national and international art curator, educator, arts advocate and founder of Pyramid Atlantic Art Center Judith K. Brodsky, artist, printmaker and founder of the Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper, renamed the Brodsky Center in her honor