Text Me When You Get Home

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Two Arab texts on stone
June 7 - June 23, 2023
11:00PM - 4:00PM
Location
Hopkins Hall Gallery

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Add to Calendar 2023-06-07 23:00:00 2023-06-23 16:00:00 Text Me When You Get Home Text Me When You Get Home: seven creatives with connections to Palestine, Ohio and the written word. In the Arab world, poetry and calligraphy have historically been venerated art forms. This exhibition brings those art forms forward into modern-day contexts, expressing both the personal and political realities of the Palestinian diaspora through verse and through text-based visual art. Presented by Gazala Projects under the curation of Mona Gazala, and featuring Sara Abou Rashed, Hala Abubaker, Noor Hindi, Noel Maghathe, Amena Sheikh, and Mandy Shunnarah. A Curator Walk-Through and Poetry Reading for the exhibition will be held on June 8 from 4–6 PM at Hopkins Hall Gallery.   Hopkins Hall Gallery Urban Arts Space uas@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Text Me When You Get Home: seven creatives with connections to Palestine, Ohio and the written word. In the Arab world, poetry and calligraphy have historically been venerated art forms. This exhibition brings those art forms forward into modern-day contexts, expressing both the personal and political realities of the Palestinian diaspora through verse and through text-based visual art. Presented by Gazala Projects under the curation of Mona Gazala, and featuring Sara Abou Rashed, Hala Abubaker, Noor Hindi, Noel Maghathe, Amena Sheikh, and Mandy Shunnarah.

A Curator Walk-Through and Poetry Reading for the exhibition will be held on June 8 from 4–6 PM at Hopkins Hall Gallery.

 

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