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Staff Member

Lezlie Silverstein

Aftercare Coordinator
202.797.2145
lezlie@sitarartscenter.org

Lezlie Silverstein is a teaching artist from Houston, Texas who has earned her MFA in Community Arts from Maryland Institute College Of Art (MICA). She also holds degrees in Photography and Sculpture from Washington University in St. Louis and Cranbrook Academy of Art.Having over 15 years of experience in arts education, Silverstein remains passionate and enthusiastic developing curriculum that embodies collaboration, relationship building, lifting up of ‘voice’, and providing ‘choice’. Silverstein believes that art challenges people to be both productive and reflective and as such can be a vehicle to cultivate empowerment, celebrate community and tell ones own story.