Ghada Amer Artist Talk & Reception at Georgia State University

Thursday September 20, 2018 05:00 PM EDT
Cost: Free,

From the venue:

Venue: Speaker's Auditorium, Student Center East, GSU 55 Gilmer Street Atlanta, GA 30303 Ghada Amer will give a lecture on her artistic practice which will be immediately followed by a reception in the Welch School Galleries, at Georgia State University, where her work will be exhibited co-currently. The event is free and open to the public but seating is limited. Please reserve your free tickets on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ghada-amer-lecture-tickets-47467532668. Ghada Amer is a New York-based artist who was born in Cairo, Egypt and spent part of her upbringing in France. She explores questions of cultural identity, hybridity, definitions of East and West, feminine and masculine, and art and craft, in her paintings, drawings, sculptures, and public garden projects. She is best known for her erotic embroideries and paintings, which challenge pre-established cultural values, the commodification of the female body, and male-dominated .
More information


Coming Soon
33 Gilmer St. S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30302
(404) 413-2000
neighborhood: #downtowncl

The Other 4 Things To Do Today

Sunday December 4, 2022 09:30 PM EST
City Winery Cost: $45-$55,
ABOUT THE SHOW City Winery Atlanta presents Ms. Lisa Fischer live on Sunday December 24, 2022 at 9:30 PM After four decades of featured background singing with icons like Luther Vandross, The Rolling Stones, Chaka Khan, Tina Turner, and Nine Inch Nails, Ms. Lisa Fischer set out to take center stage ... [click here for more]

Sunday December 4, 2022 07:30 PM EST
Aisle 5 Cost: $25.00 ,
Ariel Posen's music occupies the space between genres. It's a rootsy sound that nods to his influences - ‚" heartland rock & roll, electrified Americana, blue-eyed soul, R&B, Beatles-inspired pop - ‚" while still moving forward, pushing Posen into territory that's uniquely his own. A... [click here for more]

Monday December 5, 2022 10:00 AM EST
CL Critic Okla Jones III Recommends: Co-curated by Vanessa K. Davidson and Cynthia Nourse... [click here for more]

Sunday December 4, 2022 08:00 PM EST
Variety Playhouse Cost: $29.00 - $59.00,
For Dave Barnes, being a musician is like being the author of a Choose Your Own Adventure book. There's no set path, so instead the singer-songwriter follows his instinct, often veering away from the well-trodden trail for somewhere more unlikely. Whether he's recording his own songs, writing for ot... [click here for more]

Sunday December 4, 2022 08:15 PM EST
Eddie's Attic Cost: $30+,
CL Critic Hal Horowitz Recommends: Gritty, swamp-infested country singer/songwriter Knight’s... [click here for more]

Monday December 5, 2022 10:00 AM EST
Bill Lowe Gallery Cost: Free,
CL Critic Okla Jones Recommends: Fresh off successful exhibitions such as Jimmy O’Neal’s About... [click here for more]