Opening Reception for "Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here"

Date and Time: 
July 11, 2013 - 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
Admission: 
Free

Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here assembles artists’ responses to the tragic March 5, 2007 bombing that resulted in the destruction of Al-Mutanabbi Street, a cultural and intellectual hub in Baghdad. This major traveling exhibition features approximately 250 artists’ books and 50 broadside (prints) by artists from around the world and was co-organized by Beau Beausoleil, founder of the Al-Mutanabbi Street Coalition, and scholar Sarah Bodman.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Exhibitions