Pencil This In: Antarctica's Animals and Icebergs on Exhibit, Joseph Nye at Zócalo, Gayle Tzemach Lemmon at ALOUD
Tonight the G2 Gallery opens Faces from the Southern Ocean, an exhibition of 35 prints of animals and icebergs from Antarctica by artist and photographer J.J. L’Heureux. L’Heureux will give an artist’s talk at the gallery Friday, April 8, at 7:30 pm, and the closing reception will be held on May 6, 6:30-9 pm. ALOUD
ALOUD at the Central Library welcomes Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, former ABC news reporter and a current Fellow and Deputy Director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program at the Council on Foreign Relations. She’ll be talking about her book The Dressmaker of Khair Khana with Kai Ryssdal, host of Marketplace on American Public Media. The nonfiction work focuses on the story of an unlikely entrepreneur who saved her family and inspired her community in Afghanistan under the Taliban. Free, but reservations recommended. At the Library’s Mark Taper Auditorium. 7 pm.