SOAS University of London

Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London

Strokes of Genius: Contemporary Iraqi Art

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