Carol Solomon

Carol Solomon

Visiting Fellow
Senior Fulbright Fellow, Morocco
Carol Solomon
Art historian and curator, Carol Solomon specializes in contemporary art of the Arab world with a focus on issues of postcolonial identity and the nexus of art, politics, and society in North Africa and the North African diaspora. She has published, lectured internationally, and organized numerous exhibitions, including The Third Space (2008), Mapping Identity (2010); and Memory, Place, Desire: Contemporary Art of the Maghreb and the Maghrebi Diaspora (2014). Dr. Solomon is a former Curator of European Art at the Mead Art Museum, Amherst College. She has taught art history at McGill University, Amherst College, the University of Massachusetts (Amherst), Smith College, and Haverford College. In 2009, she was one of the inaugural recipients of the Abraaj Capital Art Prize, awarded annually in Dubai to international curators and artists from the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia. Other awards include multiple Fulbright Senior Research Fellowships (2012-13, Morocco and Tunisia; 2016-2018, Morocco).

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