Contemporary Salon: Mariam Ghani – Blaffer Art Museum

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Contemporary Salon: Mariam Ghani

February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free

 

Contemporary Salon: Mariam Ghani

Wednesday, February 26
12:00pm-1:30pm
Blaffer Art Museum
FREE and open to the public!

Blaffer Art Museum invites you to a roundtable discussion with local scholars, filmmakers, and artists in conjunction with the exhibition Mariam Ghani: What We Left Unfinished, moderated by Steven Matjicio, Jane Dale Owen Director and Chief Curator at Blaffer Art Museum.

What We Left Unfinished, Ghani’s most extensive work on Afghanistan to date, is a research, film, exhibition, and book project exploring the legacy of five unfinished Afghan feature films shot, but never completed, between 1978 and 1991.

Discussants:

Dina Alsowayel, Associate Director, Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, University of Houston;
Siham Bouamer, Asst. Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Sam Houston State University.
Emily Vinson, Audiovisual Archivist and Curator of the KUHT and KUHF Collections, University of Houston Libraries Special Collections.

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Blaffer Art Museum
Phone:
713-743-9521
Website:
http://blafferartmuseum.org

Venue

Blaffer Art Museum

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Phone: 713-743-9521
Mailing Address: Blaffer Art Museum
University of Houston
120 Fine Arts Building Houston, TX 77204