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Stories from the Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design

Stories from the Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design

Maui Heartbreak… and help

The staff of Shangri La and our heartful, creative network of talented artists are sharing messages of support for friends, family and communities on our neighbor island. 

Here’s one example from Shangri La’s current Artist-in-Residence, Sandra Saenz:

… another from singer, songwriter and activist, Zeshan B:

… and from Jordan Nassar, textile and multi-media artist, on his Instagram:

… as well as from Amirah Sackett, dancer / teacher / choreographer…

… and this post from Omar Offendum, poet, hip-hop artist and designer, who was just recently in town visiting

Please join Sandra, Zeshan, Jordan, Amirah, Omar, Shangri La and the Doris Duke Foundation in contributing to the Hawaii Community Foundation’s #MauiStrong fund.

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