Raafat Ishak in conversation at the National Museum of Australia

Raafat Ishak will feature in the panel conversation Living Egypt: Exploring Contemporary Expressions of Culture, Creativity & Identity at the National Museum of Australia in Ngambri/Canberra.

A collateral event for the ongoing exhibition Discovering Ancient Egypt, the discussion (which additionally includes actor and artist Helen Sawires and academic Dr Lucia Sorbera) will consider contemporary Egyptian cultural expressions, encompassing art, film, literature and more. The panelists will engage in and scrutinise the manifold ways in which contemporary life in Egypt and the Egyptian diaspora continues to be shaped by and has subsequently revisited the traditions of ancient civilisations.

Living Egypt (Artist talk)
National Museum of Australia, Ngambri/Canberra
Thursday, 4 April 2024, 18:00 – 19:30 AEDT

Please note that this event is ticketed and booking is required.