Michael Rakowitz Artist Talk
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Known for his intricate and politically charged works, Rakowitz comes to Brown University to discuss his recent food-related projects and his new cookbook of Iraqi and middle eastern dishes centered around cooking with date syrup.
Michael Rakowitz is the 2020 recipient of the Nasher Prize from the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas. His work “offers a deeply considered vision of sculpture’s possibilities in the face of political and humanitarian crises.” In his talk at Brown University, Rakowitz will discuss his food-related art projects which include Enemy Kitchen (2003-ongoing), a food truck serving Iraqi food in Chicago, staffed by veterans of the Iraq War working under Iraqi refugee chefs, and Spoils, a culinaryView more
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