The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh is debuting The Butterfly Project Pittsburgh exhibit, a part of the global Butterfly Project. The exhibit will feature two original art installations showcasing 875 butterflies painted by Pittsburghers from 20 different schools and organizations during 2016-17. The Butterfly Project is a San Diego-based international organization which aims to paint 1.5 million ceramic butterflies — one for each of the 1.5 million children lost in the Holocaust. Hana Kovanic, a local survivor who was in the Theresienstadt camp, will give remarks.
Where: Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh at 826 Hazelwood Avenue (Greenfield)
When: September 17, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
How much: $5 suggested donation | students and survivors are free