Robert will bring a mobile exhibition of The Quench Project to your venue and present an artist talk around his experiences in Haiti.
Robert Maniscalco will feature paintings from his recent vision trip to Haiti, and discuss his new book, Quench. He will show his short film, “Out of the Darkness,” exploring alternatives to societal ideas about beauty, tragedy and victory. His theme is the resilient nature of humans to rise “out of the darkness.” Robert, who is a survivor of child sexual abuse, has dedicated his artistic life to helping others in their creative journey of survival in the context of his Christian journey.
Robert will be presenting Quench paintings at your venue, sharing a few of the over 1,800 photographs and stories of his adventures in Haiti, this past November. Robert received Kickstarter support last August for The Quench Project and is planning several exhibitions in venues in several states to raise awareness of water issues in Haiti and other places. He has assemble several paintings for a this touring exhibition.
The Quench Project is a collaboration with Water Missions International and is an expression of Robert’s perspective on survival and thriving, despite the many horrific conditions we face. The demons we carry can haunt us or drive us to greater heights. Learning to reframe the past and direct our future is a necessity for survival. But trusting our higher power is essential to achieving true inner peace.
Part of this fee will be donated to the children of The Bread of Life Orphanage in Jacmal, Haiti.
Please contact Robert for future talks and exhibition opportunities around The Quench Project.