The Visitor Talks : Sarah Rifky

April 4, 2016 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CCS Bard, Classroom 102

Sarah Rifky is a writer and curator. She is the co-founder of Beirut, an art institution in Cairo (2012-2015). Ms. Rifky was co-curator of the Jogjakarta Biennale XII (2013), curator of Townhouse (2009-2011) and curator for dOCUMENTA(13) (2012). She also co-managed MASS Alexandria (2010-2012), and has taught Art History and Theory at the American University in Cairo (2010). She is the co-editor of Positionen: Zeitgenössische Künstler aus der Arabischen Welt (2013), and the author of The Going Insurrection (2012), in addition to numerous essays and stories. Ms. Rifky is a doctoral student in the History, Theory and Criticism program and the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  

This talk is given as part of the lecture series The Visitor Talks : Plus One


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