Where is Picasso Gaza is Guernica
Directors: Massod Vadiee & Arden Zahedi-Bogucka, 5 minutes, UK, Cast: “Shufi” Kamakan Band (Iran), Music Video
Picasso’s painting Buste de Femme (1943) was brought from its home in Van Abbemuseum in the Netherlands to the Exhibition space at the International Academy of Art Palestine (IAAP) in Ramallah for an unprecedented and ambitious exhibit. As the film depicts, even great works of art are subject to the vicissitudes of the occupation, and this effort was fraught with unimaginable bureaucratic and logistical obstacles and challenges.
Sunday, September 24, 11:00 AM
Arden Zahedi-Bogucka, a philosophy and religious studies graduate and Massod Vadiee, HIV/AIDS physician and neurologist work with the art collective “Az Kolexion ‘E London” magazine and are regular contributors at the Dokumuzik Group based in UK and Poland.