On February 11, Father Paul Anel of Heart's Home visited LA and gave a talk on art and compassion in Silverlake, Los Angeles. We are so excited to be able to share the presentation with both slides and audio of our evening. Father Paul discusses his work with artists and Heart's Home in New York City. Included: Andrei Tarkovsky, film director Mark Rothko, painter Masaru Bando, sculptor Marc Chagall, painter Jorg Madlener, painter Alberto Giacometti, sculptor Sean Scully, painter Makoto Fujimura, painter
The founder of Heart's Home, Father Thierry de Roucy wrote in an article, "Friendship is an exchange… The work of art is a balm on our wounds and we are a balm on the work of art’s wounds. This is the glorious and mutual task of man and art."
I highly recommend checking out the whole article to wet your palate.
We are thrilled to have Father Paul Anel of Heart's Home with us for an evening to discuss the meeting of Art + Compassion in Los Angeles on February 11, 2016.
Based in Brooklyn, Father Paul leads an extensive and successful outreach program to the artist community, organizing studio and gallery visits, art discussions, and film screenings. This led him to numerous collaborations with such notables as Sagrada Familia’s sculptor Etsuro Sotoo, Vanguard Documentary founder Charles Hobson, jazz pianist Marjorie Eliot, acclaimed klezmer virtuoso David Krakauer, and painter Sean Scully.
We will have light h'ordeuvres and cocktails and Father Paul will begin speaking at 8pm. Please invite your friends!
- Marylouise & Erica