I Will Wake the Dawn: Illuminated Psalms

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Thursday, September 17, 2009

Library Art ExhibitDuke Divinity Library and the Freeman Center for Jewish Studies are sponsoring a free exhibit by Hebrew manuscript artist Debra Band from September through Oct. 18 on the main floor of the library.

The exhibit, “I Will Wake the Dawn: Illuminated Psalms,” employs Hebrew and English calligraphy onto calfskin vellum, with gold leaf and powder using ink and gouache.

Band will speak about her work at a reception scheduled in the Baker Methodist Research Center located in the library Sept. 30 at noon. The free event is open to the public. Refreshments will be served.  

For more information, contact Luba Zakharov at 919-660-3491 or Roger Loyd at 919-660-3452.