installation view of Julie Mehretu's Cairo at The Broad
Artist Spotlight

Up Close: Julie Mehretu


In the latest episode of Up Close, our curator Ed Schad discusses Julie Mehretu’s Cairo (2013), the historical events referenced in the work, and Mehretu’s exploration of themes of revolution, history, and uncertainty.

Presented by Leading Partner East West Bank

About Up Close

In this video series featuring The Broad's curators Ed Schad and Sarah Loyer, we take a deeper look at works in the Broad collection, which is notable for the exceptional depth of its holdings and dedication to the full arc of artists' careers.

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