The Cedar Tree Project

Throughout the 2018-2019 season, The Cedar Tree Project explores identity through the lens of Arab and Arab American artists. Curated by Winona dance and visual artist Sharon Mansur, events will include performances and exhibitions as well as workshops and community gatherings with visiting artists.

The Cedar Tree Project in the News

“Photographing rural Lebanon, USA”Winona Post, August 27, 2018

“Sharon Mansur: Expanding on ‘Cedar Tree'”Winona Daily News, Sept. 7 2018

“What’s going on in Winona? Live at the Levee, ‘Lebanon, USA’ exhibit, MMAM’s Second Saturdays and more”Winona Daily News, Sept. 8, 2018

“Something for everyone: Page Theatre tweaks engagement with community to better connect to Winona”Winona Daily News, September 26, 2018

“Lebanese photographer made Lebanon, USA his mission” – Minnesota Public Radio, October 10, 2018

“Their identity, their art: Arab-American dancers, including Winona’s Sharon Mansur, to perform ‘Za’atar'”Winona Daily News, January 16, 2019

“Behind the wall: Dancers collaborate”Winona Post, January 23, 2019

“Colette A. Hyman: The power of art”Winona Daily News, January 26, 2019

Middle Eastern music, art, dance on stage”Post Bulletin, April 15, 2019

“Page Series to present ‘Dreaming Under a Cedar Tree 2.0’”Winona Post, April 22, 2019

“Art Hounds” – Minnesota Public Radio, April 25, 2019

Legacy Amendment LogoThis activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.