Artists Sama Alshaibi and Michael Rakowitz join moderator Prerana Reddy to discuss the history of Iraqi art and its relationship to contemporary art. Alshaibi and Rakowitz describe their artwork and how it has been affected by the recent turmoil in Iraq. This program is presented as part of Iraq Now! Contemporary Iraqi Culture.
Recorded March 10, 2013
This program is generously supported by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art and is presented by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Alwan for the Arts.