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Souls Shot Art Exhibit

January 24 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm EST

Souls Shot: Portraits of Victims of Gun Violence Art Exhibition

From January 16 through February 14, Shadyside Presbyterian Church will host the final showing for the 2023 Pennsylvania traveling exhibition of Souls Shot: Portraits of Victims of Gun Violence in the Sharp Atrium.

The Souls Shot Portrait Project pairs fine artists with families and friends of victims of gun violence. The artists create portraits using diverse approaches and emphasize the individuality and uniqueness of the victims portrayed. The exhibition is a moving tribute, memorializing the victims and leading viewers to a place of empathy through the power of art.

In the Language of Flowers Portrait of Jerron E. Lewis by Anni Matsick | Souls Shot: Portrait Project: Portraits of Victims of Gun Violence Pennsylvania Chapter 2023 Traveling Exhibition
In the Language of Flowers Portrait of Jerron E. Lewis by Anni Matsick

Please join us for this powerful experience, which is free and open to the public during gallery hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or by appointment. The gallery is also available to the congregation on Sundays following worship, January 14 through February 11. Please also consider joining us for our opening reception on Friday, January 12, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., in the Parlor and Sharp Atrium.

Learn more about the Souls Shot Portrait Project.

Shadyside Presbyterian Church is centrally located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s university district, just a few blocks away from the campuses of the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. The church is situated on the corner of Amberson Avenue and Westminster Place, only one block off Fifth Avenue. Free on-street parking is available surrounding the church. (On weekdays during gallery hours, two-hour parking limits are enforced by the Pittsburgh Parking Authority.) The church is wheelchair-accessible.


January 24
8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Shadyside Presbyterian Church
5121 Westminster Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 United States
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