From Egypt, Boutros immigrated with her family to the United States in 1957 and got her B.F.A. at Cooper Union in Manhattan, a highly prestigious art school. The highlight of the show is Prey, an illustrated book more than six years in the making that Boutros is hoping to get published. It will be laid out readably. Boutros message resonates in these times: "All of the works in this show focus on the idea of remaining
vulnerable and sensitive to the world around us. It is difficult to stay soft in a sometimes hard world. The opening reception is tonight from 6 to 8. Admission is free.
Find the City Hall Lobby at 10500 N. Military Trail in Palm Beach Gardens. The exhibit runs till October 21. Call 561-630-1100, or visit pbgfl.com.
Sept. 11-Oct. 21, 6 p.m., 2009