Cry of the Grandmas – Korean Commemorative Exhibit at Glendale Library

The Korean American Forum of California and the Glendale Library, Arts & Culture Department are sponsoring a moving art exhibition commemorating the suffering of Comfort Women of World War II, on display at the Glendale Central Library through Friday, August 3.

The exhibit includes artwork by artist Steven Cavallo and the words of Comfort Women survivors. Photographs by award winning photojournalist Yunghi Kim will be added after July 28.

Comfort Woman survivor Bokdong Kim will visit the Glendale exhibit at a reception Monday, July 30, 6:30-8 p.m. She has testified at hearings in Austria, Japan and the United States, and founded the “Butterfly Fund,” which helps victims of ongoing sexual violence in Congo and Uganda.