Tanya Habjouqa and Tasneem Alsultan are two of seven members of a middle eastern photography collective known as RAWIYA. An exhibition of work from the collective is on view at Fort Worth Contemporary Arts during the spring 2017 semester. In this interview TCU Galleries Director, Sara-Jayne Parsons, discusses with Habjouqa and Alsultan the formation of RAWIYA, the state of photojournalism in the middle east, and their relationship as mentor and mentee.
Watch the interview here.
RAWIYA: We Do Not Choose Our Dictators
March 4 – May 13, 2017
– Rachel Blackburn Cozad, B.A. '89