Press Releases tagged with Art Talks

Ghada Amer, Lisa’s Secret, 2009.  Acrylic, embroidery and gel medium on canvas, 36 x 42 in.  Private collection, New York.

Ghada Amer To Speak at ArtTalks—AFA’s Lecture Series

Released: February 8, 2010

The American Federation of Arts (AFA) is pleased to announce artist Ghada Amer as the next featured speaker in its 2009/10 ArtTalks series. Following the lecture, audience members are invited to participate in a question-and-answer session and a wine reception.   About Ghada Amer: Amer is best known for her stitched canvases with dangling threads, many of them with erotic motifs, but she is in fact a multimedia artist with a remarkable range of talents. Her paintings, photographs, sculptures, videos, collaborations (with Reza Farkhondeh), performances, and installations are unit...