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Art Thursday: Through A Lens Darkly Film Screening

Sept. 17, 7pm

MUS 107 / Barness Recital Hall, USF School of Music

Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People (2014) explores the role of photography in shaping the identity, aspirations and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present. This event is free but seating is limited.



Through A Lens Darkly poster photo by Lyle Ashton Harris (in collaboration with Thomas Allen Harris)


Aya Tarek Artist's Talk

Sept. 27, 7pm

USF School of Music Conference Center (MUS)

Artist Aya Tarek's street murals and graffiti have garnered her international attention beyond her native Alexandria, Egypt. In this illustrated lecture, she will discuss her artistic practice and her career trajectory.

Tarek's residency is sponsored by the USF Contemporary Art Museum and Art2Action Inc., as a part of THIS Bridge: Arab, Middle Eastern & Muslim Artists Series, in partnership with USF College of The Arts.



Aya Tarek working on her mural at CityLeaks Urban Art Festival 2013. photo: Robert Winter


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USFCAM and Graphicstudio are Closed all University and State of Florida holidays and between exhibitions. Please check CAM's exhibitions schedule before your visit.

The University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum (USFCAM) is fully accessible to visitors with disabilities. There are disabled parking spaces outside of the museum, an accessible entrance, good lighting and accessible restrooms. The museum follows USF guidelines regarding service animals. USFCAM faculty and staff are pleased to work with organizations that provide cultural opportunities for disabled clients to tour the Museum. Please call (813) 974-4133 two weeks in advance to request specific tour information.



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