WITH TWO MAIN OBJECTIVES, "SANTO PROJECT" IS CO-PRODUCED IN COLLABORATION WITH FACE USA, FACE FRANCE AND THE ARTIST MONTE LASTER
Create a body of work, including film, performance, discussions, workshops and educational program promoting social exchange through the creative process over a five year period beginning in 2023. These works will take place in France and Texas with a projected budget of $80,000 per year. The funds will enable FACE to produce the program and purchase materials.
A Community Based Arts Program
An Historical Renovation
Images: The 12th century Eglise St. Martin and it's highly damaged 16th century stained-glass windows, Cramoisy, France, 2023
Images: First performances and workshops, Cramoisy, France, 2023
A fundraising campaign to help renovate the 16th century stained glass windows of the 12th century, St. Martin's church in Cramoisy, France in honor of the 80th anniversary of 2nd Lieutenant Jerome James Zeirlein's death in 1944.
The estimated cost will be $270,000 or 250,000 euros. French Historical Monument Services will match donations with 40%.
These windows risk being permanently lost if the work is not done in the next 5-10 years.