Dubai/Sharjah/Abu Dhabi - Exhibition

Modernist Women of Egypt

Green Art Gallery

22 May 201727 Jul 2017

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This is an exhibition that reflects on the role of women artists in the development of Egyptian Modern art. Looking at how Egypt’s unique engagement in the early 20th century with issues of nationalism, womanhood, activism, traditions and multiculturalism produced a substantial environment for women artists to develop.
Modernist Women of Egypt focuses on the period between the 1950s and early 1970s featuring works by artists Inji Efflatoun, Vessela Farid, Tahia Halim, Zeinab Abdel Hamid, Effat Naghi, Marguerite Nakhla, Gazbia Sirry, and Margo Veillon.

  • Margo Veillon, Metamorphose, 1967, Mixed media on paper, 30 x 50 cm. Courtesy of Green Art Gallery, Dubai.Margo Veillon, Metamorphose, 1967, Mixed media on paper, 30 x 50 cm. Courtesy of Green Art Gallery, Dubai.

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
mon, tue, wed, thu, sat, sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
fri

ESTABLISHED:
1995

SPACE:
130 m2

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Atassi Yasmin


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