An internationally recognized artist from Baku, Azerbaijan, Faig Ahmed represented Azerbaijan in the 2007 Venice Biennale. Well-known for his conceptual works that use the traditional decorative craft and the visual language of carpets into contemporary sculptural works of art, Ahmed has lent his work to be exhibited alongside historical examples for traditional central and West Asian weaving from the University Galleries collection. A closing reception will be held on May 10.
Thursday, May 10 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Church Fine Arts, Sheppard Contemporary