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September 19 - 21, 2022 | Pittsburgh, PA

Eradicate Hate Global Summit 2022

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September 19 - 21, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

Keynote Speakers

Diane Samuels

Diane Samuels

Co-Founder, City of Asylum Pittsburgh

Diane Samuels is a co-founder of City of Asylum. As a volunteer, she has led its public art, facilities development, and residency programs.

She is an artist represented by Pavel Zoubok Fine Arts (NYC).  Her work is part of permanent collections and she has exhibited widely in the U.S. and Europe. Most relevant to the conference, are several commissioned works. In 1998, she completed a commissioned memorial garden in Grafeneck, Germany, site “A” of the so-called euthanasia experiments in 1940.  In 2002, she finished a six-year project working with residents in Buttenhausen, Germany, to deal with its WWII legacy. Luminous Manuscript, a commissioned permanent artwork for the main hall of the Center for Jewish History in New York is included in “Monuments: America’s History in Art and Memory.”