“Power to the People: The Bill of Rights” Running through September 3rd
September 3rd, 2018
A civic lesson within an art exhibit, Power to the People: The Bill of Rights is a visual exhibition featuring ten pieces by Tampa Bay area veterans who were each assigned one article of the Bill of Rights to inspire an original work of art. The exhibition will showcase deeply personal artistic meditations on the first ten amendments to the Constitution by women and men who serve in the armed forces to protect these rights.
Produced in conjunction with the National Endowment of the Art’s Creative Forces initiative, Straz Salutes and the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital, the art works of Colonel Carol L. Zieres, US Army, Retired; Stu Dwork, former US Army Specialist 4th Class and Lieutenant Colonel Robert F. Sawallesh, US Army, Retired and the art work of others are on display at Straz on the Tampa Riverwalk from May 19 to September 3.