Iraqi talent has found a foothold at 2013’s Venice Biennale; an international arts festival established in 1895 and widely recognized as a seminal event in the art world.
The artists pictured at the opening of the Iraqi national pavilion. (Photo courtesy: Iraq national pavilion)
Jamal Penjweny and the truth about Iraq
A photograph from Jamal Penjweny’s “Saddam is Here” collection. (Photo courtesy: Jamal Penjweny)
A drawing by artist Abdul Raheem Yassir, a political cartoonist working in Iraq. (Photo courtesy: The Iraq pavilion)