16 October - 8 December 2000
Throughout history, Mesopotamia has been referred to as the 'Cradle of Civilisation' and its art, treasured in museums worldwide is praised as one of the greatest achievements of mankind. Today, Iraqi art forms an important facet of the kaleidoscope of global contemporary art to which the artists contribute with a diverse yet distinct vocabulary formed by their unique artistic, cultural and religious roots.
Further Exhibition Details & Images
Project Organiser: Maysaloun Faraj
Curatorial Advisor: Dr. Ulrike Al Khamis
Strokes of Genius, P O Box 10846, London SW6 6ZG United Kingdom
Tel +44 20 7381 2722
Fax +44 20 7381 4321