Tonight La Maison Francaise and Grey Art Gallery of NYU will be partnering to host the Roundtable Conversation: Who Was Baya? Outsider? Insider?. This panel explores the work of Algerian artist Baya Mahieddine, Assia Djebar’s writing on Baya, and the associated work of Jean Dubuffest in defining “art brut”. Speakers include Natasha Boas, Omar Berrada, Denis Hollier, and Kent Minturn.
The roundtable has an accompanying exhibition at the Grey Art Gallery, NYU entitled Baya: Women of Algiers which will be on view until March 31, 2018.
Roundtable Conversation: Who Was Baya? Outsider? Insider?
Friday, March 2, 6:00 pm
La Maison Française, NYU, 16 Washington Mews