Tammam Azzam
Syria: A Living History
15 October 2016 - 26 February 2017 | Aga Khan Museum, Toronto

Tammam Azzam is featured in the expansive exhibition Syria: A Living History, an historical survey co-curated by art historians Filiz Çakır Phillip and Nasser Rabat for the Aga Khan Museum of Islamic art in Toronto, Canada.

Azzam is part of a handful of contemporary artists that are included in the exhibition, which covers centuries of art and visual culture dating back to ancient times. Syria: A Living History seeks to educate viewers through artworks and artifacts that testify to the country’s enduring historical and cultural legacies.


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Image: Installation view, Syria: A Living History. Photo courtesy of the Aga Khan Museum.