The Jerusalem Foundation of Canada

April 24, 2008 11:20 ET

Fundraiser for Arabs, Christians and Jews

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 24, 2008) - In celebration of 40 years since reunification The Jerusalem Foundation of Canada is pleased to present "Jerusalem Defined". This successful art show had its inaugural exhibit in the fall of 2007 in Israel and its arrival in Toronto heralds a new and exciting trend an art driven global peace initiative. The show will raise money for the Peace Preschool in Jerusalem.

The Peace Preschool was conceived as a method to break down stereotypes and barriers at an early age. Jewish, Christian and Arab children see what they have in common and not what separates them. This school provides 120 children between the ages of 2 and 5 a preschool education that defines ethical and peaceful community development.

The show consists of an exclusive collection of 40 giclee prints on canvas based on photography by renowned Canadian artist, Gina Godfrey along with black and white gelatine photographs by socio documentarian Beverley Abramson, spiritual works by muralist Ian Leventhal in his inimitable Chagall-like style as well as a large-scale painted installation by fabric artist Rochelle Rubinstein.

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Jerusalem Defined a gala/fundraiser for the Peace Preschool in Jerusalem takes place:

Date: Monday, April 28th, 2008
Time: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Where: System 4 Gallery, 70 Wingold Ave.
Cost: $60.00
Ticket Information: Contact System 4 at 416 741 5542 or

Jerusalem Defined runs until May 31st, 2008

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