Emily Jacir

Emily Jacir

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Paul Brach Visiting Artist Lecture Series

History of Photography—Conversations Around Documentary series (organized by Billy Woodberry and Ines Schaber) and Ashley Hunt proudly present: Emily Jacir

Emily Jacir is a Palestinian artist and filmmaker who is primarily concerned with transformation, questions of translation, resistance, and silenced historical narratives. Her work investigates personal and collective movement through public space and its implications on the physical and social experience of trans-Mediterranean space and time. Her works have been shown all over the world in solo and group exhibitions. She is the founding director of Dar Yusuf Nasri Jacir for Art and Research in Bethlehem. She is based between Ramallah and Rome.

Poster credit: Gandhar Vamburkar (Art MFA 23) & Megan Texido (Art MFA 23)