COVERED: Celebrating Muslim Women

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Summary

Exhibit highlighting variety of Muslim Headcoverings

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 17 , 2018

Dyana Williams and Laura StClair Present: “Covered: Celebrating Muslim Women”
September 15, 2018 through November 19, 2018
Art Sanctuary Philadelphia
628 S 16th St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

“Covered: Celebrating Muslim Women” is a series of brightly colored graphic designs depicting various Muslim women around the world showing the variety and beauty of coverings. Using illustration, Jaleel explores Muslim women’s clothing and modesty as an extension of faith, a form of beauty and as a positive representation of Islam.

Yusef Abdul Jaleel (Jerrard Scott Joseph) is an African-American Digital Media Artist who specializes in vector-based illustration living in Yonkers, New York. With over 20 years of experience in digital print production, he has created media and clothing geared towards the Muslim experience in America. The exhibit comprises of over 20 individual pieces.

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