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Qalandiya International 2018 posters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 704

Scope and Contents

The Qalandiya International 2018 posters consist of three posters relating to Palestinian art and artists.

Dates

  • 2018

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.

Biographical / Historical

Qalandiya International is an art festival held every two years across cities and villages in Palestine. Founded in 2012, the festival features Palestinian and international artists and their work in exhibitions, talks, performances, workshops, and other events. The theme for the festival in 2018 was "Solidarity." Artists struggled to participate in all of the activities throughout Israel and Palestine because of restrictions on their travel.

Extent

3 Sheets (3 posters)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was collected by Deborah Margolis from the Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center in Ramallah, Palestine in March 2019. They were produced for Qalandiya International 2018. The posters were acquired during an event organized by Margolis and Asem Naser with Albie Sachs, part of Qais Assali's MSU Spring 2019 STA 491 class, which was a collaboration with young Palestinian artists.

Related Materials

The Palestine Poster Archive features some of these posters and others online: https://www.palestineposterproject.org/

Processing Information

Lydia Tang processed this collection in 2019.

Sources consulted in the creation of this finding aid include: "Solidarity Exhibit - Qalandiya International," Palestine Poster Project, accessed September 17, 2019, https://www.palestineposterproject.org/poster/solidarity-exhibit-qalandiya-international

Creator

Title
Finding Aid for the Qalandiya International 2018 posters
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Author
Lydia Tang
Date
2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
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Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

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