Exhibit: Visual Arts Installation: Breaking the Veils: Women Artists from the Islamic World
From the Permanent Collection of the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman, this exclusive installation crosses mediums, nationalities, and cultural norms to show the growing voice of women artists in the Islamic world.
- Feb. 23 - Mar. 15, 2009
- States Gallery
- All Day
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Part of ARABESQUE: Arts of the Arab World. FREE, no tickets required.
ArtReach Foundation is the exclusive presenter of the U.S. tour and The Royal Society for Fine Arts, the Pan Mediterranean Women Artists Network, and The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts are the exhibit organizers.
A. Huda and Samia Farouki
The State of Kuwait
The State of Qatar
The United Arab Emirates Embassy in Washington, D.C.
Additional support is provided by the Ministry of Culture and Information, Kingdom of Bahrain; the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center; The Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development; the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art; Alice and David Rubenstein; Saudi Aramco; the Ford Foundation; Elizabeth and Michael Kojaian; Elaine and Steve Wynn; Ambassador Elizabeth Frawley Bagley and Mr. Smith Bagley; The Laura Pels Foundation; and the Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts.Presented in cooperation with the League of Arab States.