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Visiting Artist Lecture: Mariam Ghani

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Visiting Artist Lecture: Mariam Ghani

1880 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
February 18th, 2013 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.art.northwestern.edu/index.ht...
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Suburbs
EMAIL:  
sleiby@northwestern.edu
PHONE:  
847-491-7346
OPEN HOURS:  
N/A
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Northwestern University
TAGS:  
documenta, video-art
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

The Art Theory and Practice Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents: Mariam Ghani

Mariam Ghani (b. 1978, New York) is an artist, writer and teacher. Her recent exhibitions and screenings include the Rotterdam and CPH:DOX film festivals, dOCUMENTA (13) in Kabul and Kassel, MoMA in New York, and the Sharjah Biennial 10. Recent texts appeared in Mousse, the Radical History Review, and the New York Review of Books. Ongoing collaborations include Index of the Disappeared (with Chitra Ganesh), Performed Places (with Erin Kelly), and the Afghan Films online archive (with pad.ma). Ghani holds a B.A. in Comparative Literature from NYU and an MFA from SVA, and is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Asian Pacific American Institute at NYU.

http://www.kabul-reconstructions.net/mariam/

This lecture will take place in room 3-365.