EG3 PARIS FILM FESTIVAL ( ETHICS – GOVERNANCE & GREEN GROWTH PARIS FILM FESTIVAL – 26 / 28 JUNE 2018 ) : TRUE TO HER PRINCIPLES REGARDING CULTURAL DIPLOMACY & THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, HEDVA SER DESIGNATED EG3 GODMOTHER.
Hedva Ser, the renowned artist based in PARIS is especially famous for her sculptures and more specifically for her Tree of Peace, a stunning and elegant sculpture of modern design and authentic inspiration but also an invitation to peace and serenity charged with a great deal of pure emotion.
Hedva Ser is devoting much of her time and energy to cultural & humanitarian causes and in 2016 she was designated Goodwill Ambassador & Special Envoy for Cultural Diplomacy for UNESCO.
Hedva Ser is a contemporary artist who is famous for her sculptures, aquarelles, tapestries and jewellery. Her work expresses both rupture and balance in imbalance, but above all, energy.Her studies at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière and the Ecole Camondo in Paris, provided her with solid foundations that were later perfected at the Hornsey College of Art in London.
She then exhibited her work all over the world: in Paris, in New York, in Tel Aviv and in Boston, among other places.Hevda Ser dedicates an important part of her work to the service of peace. She inaugurated several “Trees of peace” across the globe, namely, at the esplanade of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2009), at the University A. T. Still in Mesa, Arizona (2011), at the temple University of Philadelphia (2012), at he Al-Suds University (Jérusalem east), at the Verdala Garden in Malta, in Baku Azerbaidjan, at the Harvard University in Boston or in Berlin to celebrate the anniversary of diplomatic relations between Israel and Germany…
In recognition for her contribution to the “defence of tolerance and cultures’ encounters” through her artistic creations, and her devotion to UNESCO’s mission, Hedva Ser was appointed UNESCO artist for peace in 2012.
She became the godmother of Art Camp in Andorra and then in Malta, a Biennal gathering of artists from all over the world, which is one of the examples of Art like a tool for Peace.
Hedva Ser is also the founder and honorary President of the French Association of Friends of the Museum of Art of Tel Aviv and a founding member of the French Association of Friends of the Museum of Women in Art in Washington.
Enter the secret world of Hedva and discover a selection of exclusive and sometimes unseen works . Life – sized bronze statues by Hedva Ser Pieces are embodying the artist’s personality.
Hedva will be the guest of honour at the first edition of EG3 PARIS FILM FESTIVAL where films will be screened from June 26 to 28, 2018, accompanied by exhibitions and conferences.
Beyond her today’s designation as EG3 PARIS FILM FESTIVAL’s godmother, Hedva Ser also serves on its « Honorary Board » as President since the very launching of the Festival, early 2017.