The Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center of Nassau County (HMTC) presents a special, hands-on, art workshop for kids ages ten and up. Participate in an interactive demonstration with internationall renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino, creator of the Heroes of the Holocaust exhibition, currently on display at HMTC, as well as Holocaust Survivors.
During the workshop kids will get the opportunity to work with Charles to create a replica of his "After the Darkness" art, which he created exclusively for HMTC, and interact with Holocaust Surivvors who also have an interest in art. Kids will contribute their won work to the collaboration and get a behind the scenes look at Charles' distinctive 3D technique and how it is created.
Charles Fazzino is one of the most popular artists in the world. He is most well-known for his unique, detailed and vibrant three-dimensional style. His work is exhibited in hundreds of fine art galleries and museums in twenty different countries. He is an officially licensed artist of the NFL and the Super Bowl (2000-present), MLB and the MLB All-Star Game (2003-present), and the US Olympic team (2000-present). He has also created artwork for NASCAR, the NHL All-Star Game, the Andy Roddick Charity Gala, the Grammy Awards, NBC's "Today" Summer5 Concert Series and many others.
Space is limited, RSVP in advance is required.