The Journey to Painting
Avraham Ferdo

January 17, 2017-May 18, 2017

Location: The Ruth Youth Wing Illustration Library

Artist: Avraham Ferdo

Curator: Orna Granot

Ethiopian artist Avraham Ferdo only began painting late in life, and has not stopped since. His colorful and expressive paintings illuminate his early life and the journey he and his family took to arrive in Israel.

Avera, a new children’s book by Shoham Smit about Ferdo will be released in conjunction with the exhibition.