75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
WE DECLARE, a mural honoring the 75th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, by Artist-in-Residence Ricardo Roig, will feature many leading human rights activists. Highlights will include human rights advocates from New Jersey; influential Human Rights Institute Annual Conference speakers; and commanding historical figures, who made the creation of this document and its enactment, their life’s work. This exhibition will be on display in the Human Rights Institute Gallery, October 2, 2023 through December 8, 2023.
Artist-in-Residence Ricardo Roig
Ricardo Roig, Kean University alumnus, becomes the next artist-in-residence at Kean University from Fall 2023 through Spring 2024. In honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Roig will paint a mural celebrating those who have advocated for human rights throughout history, and the many figures who have participated in the Human Rights Institute's annual conference at Kean University.
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75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Mural by Ricardo Roig
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