Tag Archives: Iraq

Art of Healing

As I mentioned in class last Thursday, while studying abroad in Amman, Jordan last semester I had the chance to attend an exhibition of paintings made by Iraqi torture victims through the course of their participation in The Center for … Continue reading

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Young Iraqi Artists

A trend among young Iraqi artists is to depict the brutal, violent, political world in which they live – although their instructors and patrons would prefer happier subjects. Young artists in Iraq have been shaped by the US occupation and … Continue reading

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