The Collector by Daniel Silva
When: Tuesday, July 25
Time: 7–8:30 pm
Location: Zale Auditorium at the JCC
Advance Tickets – $40
Tickets at-the-door- $50
The ticket includes event admission and a book.
Moderated by Nancy Cohen Israel.
Legendary art restorer and spy Gabriel Allon joins forces with a brilliant and beautiful master thief to track down the world’s most valuable missing painting but soon finds himself in a desperate race to prevent an unthinkable conflict between Russia and the West. #1 bestselling author Daniel Silva is back with an electrifying new thriller.
About the Author:
Daniel Silva is the award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Unlikely Spy, The Mark of the Assassin, The Marching Season, The Kill Artist, The English Assassin, The Confessor, A Death in Vienna, Prince of Fire, The Messenger, The Secret Servant, Moscow Rules, The Defector, The Rembrandt Affair, Portrait of a Spy, The Fallen Angel, The English Girl, The Heist, The English Spy, The Black Widow, House of Spies, The Other Woman, The New Girl, and The Order. He is best known for his long-running thriller series starring spy and art restorer Gabriel Allon. Silva’s books are critically acclaimed bestsellers around the world and have been translated into more than 30 languages. He resides in Florida with his wife, television journalist Jamie Gangel, and their twins, Lily and Nicholas. For more information visit www.danielsilvabooks.com
About the Moderator:
Nancy Cohen Israel is a Dallas-based art historian, writer and educator. Over the past 30 years, she has been a presence in the local art world, serving in a multitude of roles, including museum educator, gallery director, lecturer, curator and juror, as well as the owner of Art à la Carte. In the latter capacity, she organized and led art tours for 15 years through her popular program, Second Saturdays. Nancy has been a regular contributor to Patron magazine since its inception in 2011. She continues to cover the visual and performing arts in North Texas and beyond, for Patron as well as for the Dallas Arts District Guide. Prior to joining the Meadows Museum in her current position as the Manager of Docent Programs, Nancy spent many years lecturing through the museum’s dynamic public programming.
Nancy earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the Humanities Honors program at the University of Texas at Austin, where she concentrated on Late Medieval Art and Literature. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Art History from the George Washington University, where her focus was on Renaissance painting.
A huge of fan Daniel Silva’s novels, she and her husband eagerly look forward to every new installment of Gabriel Allon’s triumphs.