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Virtual Art Wise: Dr. Olivia Wolf

Reframing Orientalism and Diaspora: Lalla Essaydi and Contemporary Women Artists from the Middle Eastern-North African region.


Orientalism, a term referencing art created by European men, has been critiqued and reframed by contemporary Middle Eastern and North African female artists. In this live, virtual program, explore the work of artist Lalla Essaydi in the context of other contemporary female artists from the same region with Dr. Olivia Wolf, Assistant Professor of Art History at Loyola University Chicago. Q & A to follow the talk.