Creating Contemporary Art in Pakistan: A Curator/Artist Roundtable with Salima Hashmi (with Live Video Webcast)

Creating Contemporary Art in Pakistan: A Curator/Artist Roundtable with Salima Hashmi (with Live Video Webcast)

Salima Hashmi, Curator and moderator

Guest curator Salima Hashmi joins artists Asma Mundrawala, Imran Quereshi and Rashid Rana whose work is featured in the exhibition Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan to explore the thriving contemporary art environment in Pakistan and discuss the challenges of producing art in Pakistan today. Critical support for the Hanging Fire: Contemporary Art from Pakistan exhibition, catalogue and related public programs is provided by lead sponsor, Pakistan International Airlines. Major support is also provided by The Andy Warhol Foundation fort he Visual Arts, Inc. Additional support is provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art as part of its Creative Voices of Islam in Asia project at Asia Society, Dewan Mushtaq Group, The W.L.S. Spencer Foundation and the City District Government Karachi.

Event Details

10 September 2009
2:30pm - 4:00pm

725 Park Avenue, New York, NY

$10 members/students with ID/Seniors; $15 nonmembers