This session explores the efforts of collectors and institutions to protect artists at risk and reflects on issues of representation of these artists within national and international spaces. Speakers include:
William Wells (Town House Gallery, Cairo)
Shireen Atassi (Atassi Foundation, Syria)
Al Mawred Al Thaqafy (Artists at Risk, Beirut)
Hammad Nasar (curator and writer)
Chair: Dr. Anthony Downey (Editor-in-Chief of Ibraaz and Professor of Visual Culture in North Africa and the Middle East, Birmingham City University).