“THIS EXHIBITION is a very important artistic event through which we hope to provide an authentic picture of cultural life in Gaza.”
So says artist Mohammed Al Hawajri, who is one of 11 Palestinian artists who are currently hosting an exhibition in the Galway City Museum. The show, entitled Windows into Gaza, is curated by Irish artist Felim Egan and is on the first floor gallery of museum. It is part of the Galway International Arts Festival.
Also running in the museum as part of the GIAF is Maurice Quillinan’s exhibition Music On The Water. For details see Advertiser.ie/galway/entertainment/exhibitions
The museum is open Tuesdays to Saturdays (10am to 5pm ) and Sundays (12 noon to 5pm ). Admission is free. See www.galwaycitymuseum.ie