I AM opened in Burlington, Vermont at The Cathedral Church of St. Paul (Episcopal) on October 25, 2018.  Special guest speakers at the official opening program and reception were Betsy Beaulieu of the Cathedral Arts commission, Bishop Thomas Ely of the Diocese of Vermont, Imam Abd'Llah Al-Ansari of The Islamic Society of Vermont, Rev. Paul-Gordon Chandler, President of CARAVAN and participating Yemeni-Bosnian artist Alia Ali. 

The I AM exhibition was showcased in Burlington through November 25, 2018, where it concluded its 20-month global tour.  I AM, featuring 31 premier Middle Eastern women artists from 12 countries and guest curated by Janet Rady, premiered in Amman, Jordan at the National Gallery of Fine Arts in May 2017 under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah and during its tour was been showcased in London, England, Washington, D.C., Jackson, Wyoming, Cincinnati, Ohio, Seattle, Washington, Nashville, Tennessee, ending in Burlington, Vermont.  Special thanks Art Bahrain Across Borders for their partnership in the US tour of I AM.  

The Cathedral Church of St. Paul
Burlington, Vermont

 Exhibition and Opening Event at The Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Burlington, VT - October 25, 2018

I AM

I AM Exhibition Burlington, VT

Photo credit: Greg Merhar (www.gregmerhar.com)

I AM Programs in Burlington, Vermont 

I AM Arab Spring at St. Paul's

NOVEMBER 2, 2018, 4 pm     

Arab Spring: Unfinished Journeys

An artist's talk with Helen Zughaib

The Cathedral Church of St. Paul

I AM Power of Art at St. Paul's

NOVEMBER 3, 2018   

The Power of Art 

A conversation between art historian Dr Sarah Rogers and artist Helen Zughaib

The Cathedral Church of St. Paul