CULTURUNNERS at The Armory Show_March 6, 2015

On Friday, March 6, 2015,  MIT ACT Assistant Professor and CULTURUNNERS co-author, Azra Aksamija, and Artist / MIT ACT Alum, Matthew Mazzotta will be participating in the panel, “CULTURUNNERS: Journeys and Collaborations”, presented by Art Jameel and Edge of Arabia as part of The Armory Show’s Open Forum, March 5-8, 2015.

The panel, “CULTURUNNERS: Journeys and Collaborations”, presented by, Art Jameel and Edge of Arabia, will discuss CULTURUNNERS, an artistic expedition and road trip to explore, communicate, and archive interconnected cultural histories between the Middle East and the United States. Featured panelists include: Azra Aksamija, MIT ACT Assistant Professor and CULTURUNNERS co-author; Husam Al-Sayed, Telfaz11 artist; Matthew Mazzotta, artist and MIT ACT Alum; Ava Ansari, artist and Edge of Arabia Associate Curator. Moderated by Renata Papsch, General Manager, Art Jameel.

Open Forum is a thought-provoking series of conversations and panels at The Armory Show, featuring leading curators, critics, designers, gallerists, museum directors, and art world experts. Open Forum includes four days of programming, with the two-day “Focus: MENAM” symposium on Saturday and Sunday. All Open Forum events will take place in the Media Lounge on Pier 94 and are open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Location:
Piers 92 & 94
12th Avenue at 55th Street
New York City

For ticketing and more information:

Symposium Schedule

Tickets