Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Sherin Guirguis. She received her BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1997 and her MFA from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2001.Raised in Cairo and now living in Los Angeles, Guirguis' work investigates the politics of ornamentation. Her work engages both formal and social concerns by juxtaposing the reductive Western language of minimalist aesthetics with that of Eastern Arabic ornamentation.
Thursday, Oct 3rd 11am-12:30pm
MFA Studio Building: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230