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Friday
18
MAY

Member Exhibition Opening: Intersections and Mirror Variations

19:00
21:00
Grand Rapids Art Museum
Event organized by Grand Rapids Art Museum

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Free, GRAM Members only

Join GRAM for the Member Exhibition Opening of 'Anila Quayyum Agha: Intersections' and 'Mirror Variations: The Art of Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian.' GRAM members and their guests enjoy an exclusive preview of the exhibitions before they open to the public, light hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and live entertainment.

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About Intersections and Mirror Variations:
GRAM presents concurrent solo exhibitions featuring Anila Quayyum Agha (Pakistani-American) and Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian (Iranian), both of whom synthesize Islamic tradition and modern abstraction into objects of great beauty and depth. The two women have immersed themselves in the distinctive geometric forms and designs of traditional Islamic cultures, which are seen in architecture and ornamentation throughout the Islamic world. Farmanfarmaian and Agha are fluent, too, in the language of 20th century Western abstract art. With feet in two worlds, both deftly integrate their diverse modes and influences into uniquely personal art. For more information about the exhibitions, visit: artmuseumgr.org/exhibitions/