Visual Vanguard: Abdellah Karroum
Date(s) - 02/23/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art
Northwestern University Department of Art History and the Program in Middle East and North African Studies (MENA)
Abdellah Karroum is Director of Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Qatar. Karroum is the founder and artistic director of L’appartement 22, an experimental collaborative space for exhibitions and artists’ residencies founded in 2002 in Rabat, Morocco.
Karroum’s presentation will be followed by a conversation with S. Hollis Clayson, Professor of Art History and Bergun Evans Professor in the Humanities and Brian Edwards, Crown Professor in Middle East Studies.
Presented in partnership with the Northwestern University Department of Art History and the Program in Middle East and North African Studies (MENA).
The Block Museum’s Visual Vanguard series offers conversations with a new generation of innovative arts leaders working internationally and transforming how we experience art today.