Future through the Past
On November 7 another interesting event took place at the JCC KEDEM – inauguration of a personal exhibition of Andriesh Bukov. Mr. Bukov was born in 1947 in Moldova, since 1994 he lives in Jacksonville, FL. He is the son of eminent Moldova writer Emilian and has Moldovan and Jewish roots in his family. Andriesh was sentimental and thankful to the JCC for the opportunity to open his personal exhibition that became his 4th. He is also a talented decorator, designer and writes blank verses.
The audience numbered over 50 people who met the artist with warmth and asked several questions.
The exhibition includes portraits, landscapes, photos made in various styles and will stay in the JCC for a month.
JDC Centennial in Chisinau
On the evening of Thursday, November 6th at the Leo Grand Hotel in Kishinev, the Jewish community and invited guests celebrated a century of global JDC service. Over 100 people attended the centennial celebration, including leaders of the local Jewish community, important businessmen, international representatives of the JDC, as well as American, Hungarian, Polish, and Israeli diplomats. Along with refreshments and music, also featured was an impressive photo-exhibition showcasing the history of the JDC. The celebration included lovely performances by a children’s orchestra, a teenage vocal group, an opera duet, and Yiddish songs.