January 22 | 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. | Artist Wafaa Bilal will be in-residence this fall. His goal is to gather collaborators from the University of Minnesota to reimagine the University of Baghdad’s College of Fine Arts library, which was destroyed during the 2003 U.S. invasion.
Friday, January 31 | 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. | Be the first to view Harriet Bart: Abracadabra and Other Forms of Protection, meet the artist, and create an amulet with folk artist Nest and Tessellate.
We invite UMN faculty, staff, and students to collaborate with Wafaa Bilal to help reimagine the once-besieged library.
"WAM is a hub of creativity, community, and exploration—all of which help make the University of Minnesota, and the broader Twin Cities, much stronger."
Graduate students are learning how to responsibly teach Native arts in the classroom. They'll host a workshop for middle schoolers on February 8.