Lily Yeh -moving broken items to beauty

Lily Yeh

Artist, Social Pioneer: b. 1941

“When I see brokenness, poverty and crime in inner cities, I also see the enormous potential and readiness for transformation and rebirth. We are creating an art form that comes from the heart and reflects the pain and sorrow of people’s lives. It also expresses joy, beauty, and love. This process lays the foundation of building a genuine community in which people are reconnected with their families, sustained by meaningful work, nurtured by the care from each other and will together raise and educate their children. Then we witness social change in action.”

lily yeh   mosaic wallhttp://www.americanswhotellthetruth.org/portraits/lily-yeh

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