WHO: Get Fokus’d Productions, local award winning digital storytelling company
WHAT: Owner and creative director, Aitina Fareed-Cooke to showcase photography & film titled The Art of Motherhood
WHEN: Saturday March7th 2020 12:00pm-2:00pm | FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
WHERE: Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Library | 1187 E. Delavan Ave, Buffalo, NY, 14215
Get Fokus’d Productions, local award winning digital storytelling company’ owner and creative director Aitina Fareed-Cooke to showcase photography & film titled The Art of Motherhood on Saturday MARCH 7th form 12-2 p.m. at the Leroy R. Coles, Jr. Library | 1187 E. Delavan Ave. The Art of Motherhood features a collection of images and visual stories of eight moms from all walks of life unraveling the beauty and challenges of parenthood.
Unveiling the work of Aitina Fareed-Cooke, an award-winning photographer, winner of the CEPA Gallery exhibition award, Buffalo Urban League of Young Professionals and recognized by 43North’s Ignite Buffalo (People’s Choice Award), Fareed-Cooke’s project is the culmination of her own experience as a mom and documented stories of other mom’s around the city of Buffalo.
Reminiscing over her own experience when she was a single mom for a time, Fareed-Cooke, now married with two children wants her work to create meaningful conversations about the meaning and purpose of motherhood.
Fareed-Cooke will be announcing the launch of two creative photography sessions; the Matriarch Sessions, for women who are the sole surviving matriarchs of their families and the ‘Sistahs’ Sessions specifically for sister siblings. Individuals who are interested can register for these sessions at the event. Get Fokus’d Productions will also be accepting any donations from attendees interested in giving. A portion of the proceeds raised at the event will support similar projects in the future.
Reserve your seat by registering online today at http://bit.ly/38MYlGi