Living Histories

Venetia Porter & Issam Kourbaj

Sun 2 July 2017, 1.45pm
British Museum

Talks · Visual Arts ·

Living histories, ink on rice paper, 2014, Fadi Yazigi. 2016, 6049.1 (thanks to the British Museum acquisitions group, CaMMEA). Photographed by Wafai Naily

Untitled, ink on rice paper, 2014, Fadi Yazigi. 2016, 6049.1 (thanks to the British Museum acquisitions group, CaMMEA). Photographed by Wafai Naily

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Sun 2 July 2017, 13.45 – 14.30pm
Free event, no booking required
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British Museum

Gallery 34
Great Russell St
London, WC1B 3DG
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A free gallery talk with curator Venetia Porter and artist Issam Kourbaj in Gallery 34 at the British Museum.

Curator Venetia Porter discusses the stories and multiple histories behind some of the exhibited works by Fadi Yazigi, Sulafa Hijazi, Azza Abo Rabieh, Jaber al-Azmeh Ammar Dawood, Mahmoud Obaidi, Dia Azzawi and Issam Kourbaj.

The exhibition Living Histories is on display at the British Museum until 10 September 2017.

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