MANILA, August 21, 2012?Caritas Manila, the Archdiocese of Manila’s social arm, will hold a series of art exhibits featuring artworks done by prison inmates.
The artworks using wood burning medium, that utilizes soldering iron to create images from burnt wood, will be exhibited first at the lobby of the Philippine Heart Center in Quezon City on August 27 to September 8, and at the ground floor of Greenbelt 3, Makati from September 1 to 6.
The art exhibit is part of the livelihood program of Caritas Manila for inmates through its Restorative Justice Program.
Aside from helping sustain the operations of Caritas Manila’s livelihood program, the revenues from the exhibit will also benefit the inmates, their families and urban poor partners. (CBCPNews)