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Encyclopedia of Arab American artists

Author: Fayeq Oweis
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
Series: Artists of the American mosaic.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The lives and works of approximately 100 Arab American artists are presented in this volume, from painters to calligraphers to those who create on film.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oweis, Fayeq.
Encyclopedia of Arab American artists.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007039798
(OCoLC)166390623
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fayeq Oweis
ISBN: 9780313070310 0313070318 1281202746 9781281202741
OCLC Number: 191846368
Awards: Winner of Honorable Mention, 2009 Arab American Book Award 2009 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 306 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Contents: Etel Adnan --
Yasser Aggour --
Jocelyn M. Ajami --
Abe Ajay --
Sabah Al-Dhaher --
Andrea Ali --
Rheim Alkadhi --
Hend Al-Mansour --
Mohammed Al-Sadoun --
Sama Alshaibi --
Hashim Al-Tawil --
Abderrahim Ambari --
Ghada Amer --
Heba Amin --
George Halim Awde --
Halla Ayla --
Nahda Alsalah Balaa --
Lily Bandak --
Khalil Bendib --
Haifa Bint-Kadi --
Doris Bittar --
Kamal Boullata --
Huguette Caland --
Adnan Charara --
Wasmaa Khalid Chorbachi --
Carole Choucair-Oueijan --
Rajie "Roger" Cook --
Abdelali Dahrouch --
Joyce Dallal --
Aissa Deebi --
Hanah Diab --
Saliba Douaihy --
Nihad Dukhan --
Mona A. El-Bayoumi --
Dahlia Elsayed --
Layla Zarour Elshair --
Lalla A. Essaydi --
Hala Faisal --
Simone Fattal --
Dalah (Dalaa') El-Jundi Faytrouni --
Chawky Frenn --
Mariam Ghani --
Rajaa A. Gharbi --
Gibran Khalil (Kahlil) Gibran --
Kahlil George Gibran --
Samia Halaby --
John Halaka --
Nabila Hilmi --
Hasan Hourani --
House of Lebanon (HOL) Artists Group --
Alya Abdul Razzak Husseini --
Happy/L.A. Hyder --
Annemarie Jacir --
Emily Jacir --
Fay Afaf Kanafani --
Mohammad Omer Khalil --
Zahi Khamis --
Sari Ibrahim Khoury --
Khalid Kodi --
Leila Kubba --
Ilham Badreddine Mahfouz --
Sam Maloof --
Amina Mansour --
Samar Megdadi --
Aisha Mershani --
Nabil Nahas --
Said Nuseibeh --
OTHER: Arab Artists Collective-Detroit --
Walid Raad --
Naziha Rashid --
Fawzia A. Reda --
Mamoun Sakkal --
Jacqueline (Jackie) Salloum --
Adelia Malouf Samaha --
Sumayyah Samaha --
Linda Dalal Sawaya --
Adnan Shati --
Nida Sinnokrot --
Katherine Toukhy --
Mary Tuma --
Madiha Umar --
Faisal Yousef --
Emna Zghal --
Helen Zughaib --
Afaf Zurayk.
Series Title: Artists of the American mosaic.
Responsibility: Fayeq S. Oweis.

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The rich history and culture of the Arab American people is found in the passionate works of its artists. This book includes the work of several of these artists. The artists featured herein include:  Read more...

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