WHEN: Mon, Nov 7 until Fri, Dec 2, 2016
Opening Reception: Thurs, Nov 24 from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. in the Main Mall at ACAD
WHERE: Marion Nicoll Gallery, LRT Walkway
The “odalisque” is a one-dimensional character created by European travelers/artists from the 19th century colonial period to define the people of colonized nations in the Islamic world.
These fabrications emerged to exoticize and subject the colonized; and with the term of “odalisque,” specifically women.