"Alegria" is a collaborative exhibition of a mural by art students with special needs from Colombia. The mural will be painted on the gallery wall the week of the exhibition.
“Alegria” will also exhibit photos by Norwegian photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen who has documented the work of the music students from the JFK special education school in Newark, NJ. This is part of the Pascal Norway - USA program, led by Anja-Christin Nielsen, Cultural Director for the Norwegian Church. The Pascal program is part of the wonderful organization Jazz House Kids.
The Trygve Lie gallery is located in and run by the Norwegian Seamen's Church in New York. The was established to contribute to the promotion of Norwegian, Norwegian-American and Scandinavian art to a broad audience in the city of New York.
In addition to exhibiting art and documentary projects, the gallery space is used for recitals, conferences, performances etc. If you wish to rent the gallery space, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org