Building on a capacity-crowd opening reception, programming for “I AM: Middle Eastern Women Artists and the Quest to Build Peace” continues with a panel discussion in Cohen Memorial Hall, Room 203, at 5 p.m. Sept. 12. The exhibit and program are supported by the Office of the Chancellor.
The discussion about the influential role of Middle Eastern women in the global arts community will feature three panelists:
- Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Cornelius Vanderbilt Endowed Chair of Fine Arts
- Nahed Artoul Zehr, executive director of the Faith and Culture Center
- Joseph Mella, director of the Vanderbilt Fine Arts Gallery (moderator)
The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
The Fine Arts Gallery is located in Cohen Memorial Hall at 1220 21st Ave. S. on the Peabody College campus. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday–Friday, and from 1 to 5 p.m. weekends.