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Visiting Lecturer: Sara Raza

  • Chace Center Auditorium (map)

Sara Raza is an award winning curator and writer based in New York City where she maintains the curatorial studio practice Punk Orientalism.  She is a specialist on global curatorial knowledge, with an academic focus and professional interest in performance based practice and architectural art history pertaining to the fluid territories of Central Asia, Caucuses and the Middle East and North Africa. Most recently she was the Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Middle East and North Africa based at the Guggenheim Museum in New York, where she led the third and final phase of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative and curated the exhibition But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporay Art of the Middle East and North Africa, which debuted in New York (April-October 2016) and traveled to the Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Milan (April-June 2018).

Earlier Event: February 20
Visiting Lecturer: Fayen D'Evie
Later Event: March 13
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