Global Arts - A Non Profit Organization

Global Arts Activities 2006

Book & CD package

April 2006 - 'Eminescu, Eternal Longing, Impossible Love' - CD in English & bilingual companion book (Rom. "Eternul Dor, Imposibila Iubire") -- a media first.
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CD inside panel

A. G. Sahlean & Lia Roberts

May 1st - Poetry recital & launch of Eminescu CD/Book at Las Vegas Romanian Association hosted by Honorary Consul General of Romania Lia Roberts
May 2nd - Eminescu presentation at University of Las Vegas. Among those present, Mrs. Gayle Anderson, Chief of Protocol for the State of Nevada

Lia Roberts (left)
Gayle Anderson (right)

Los Angeles

May 6th - Poetry recital & launch of Eminescu CD/Book hosted by the Romanian Heritage Cultural Society at Saint Thomas Church - Los Angeles. Original paintings and drawings by fine artist Stefan Munteanu were also on display.

Eminescu - Stefan Munteanu

Casa Romana, San Francisco

May 8th - Poetry recital & launch of Eminescu CD/Book at San Francisco's 'Casa Romana.'
May 9th - Eminescu presentation at Stanford University on the poet's relevance today

Stanford University

Mihai Eminescu by Aurel Contras
June 11th - Unveiling of Mihai Eminescu bust at the 'Saint George' Orthodox Cathedral, Winsdor, ON, Canada. The bust is the work of sculptor Aurel Contras and was generously made possible by Mr. & Mrs. Herman Victorov. A consecration sermon was performed by Archbishop Dr. Nicolaie Condrea and Father Gheorghe Sandulescu. The English version of 'La Steaua' /'Unto the Star- tr. A.G.Sahlean was inscribed on the pedestal alongside the original.
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Striana & Herman Victorov

Romanian Embassy, Washington DC

June 16th - Poetry recital & launch of CD & Book ‘Eminescu - Eternal Longing, Impossible Love' at the Romanian Embassy, Washington, DC, hosted by Ambassador Sorin Ducaru. Representatives of the US administration, Romanian Community, the academic milieu and mass-media attended the event. The show room also featured the exhibition “An American in Romania” by photographer Peter Kayafas, a segment of which presented photos with epitaph translations by A. G. Sahlean from their upcoming book 'The Merry Cemetery of Sapanta' .

Amb. S. Ducaru, P. Kayafas & A. G. Sahlean


July - August -September - Design, development and completion of the present Global Arts website. We plan to use the site to keep in touch with people interested in our activities and products, and for documentation relating to fund raising and grant applications. See the "About Us" page for more information.



October 29th - Global Arts fundraiser with Eminescu presentation - at the Longfellow Tennis Club - Wayyland, MA.

St.Mary's Orthodox Church

November 19th - Eminescu presentation & recital at the Saint Mary's Orthodox Cathedral - Cleveland, OH. Founded in 1904 and rebuilt in a different location after being destroyed by fire in 1973, it is one of the few parishes endowed with a valuable collection of ethnic costumes and an art gallery. The church also functions as a cultural center for the American Romanian Community under the direction of Fr. Remus Grama.
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Fr. Remus Grama & A.G.Sahlean

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