TALK: Wael Shawky at the Walker

FRIDAY 1 July 2011, 13-14.00 at the Walker Art Gallery. WAEL SHAWKY – CABARET CRUSADES
Come and hear award-winning Egyptian artist Wael Shawky discussing his work at the Walker Art Gallery.

Walker Art Gallery,
William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EL
Suitable for students & adults
Collect a free ticket from the welcome desk or call
0151 478 4199 to book.

Wael Shawky is one of Egypt’s most prominent contemporary artists. In his series of works ‘Cabaret Crusades’ he re-tells the story of the Crusades. What at rst sight appear to be charming and harmless images and objects soon reveal a darker side.

Film screening: Wael Shawky’s lms Cabaret Crusades: The Horror Show File and Télématch Sadat will be shown at the Bluecoat, Liverpool on Sunday 3 July at 3pm
Information: 0151 702 5324