Susan Stamberg of National Public Radio interviewed Iraqi artist Ahmad Alkarkhi about his show at the Foundry Gallery. Ms. Stamberg's interview will be aired on Tuesday, January 5th. The exact time of the interview has yet to be determined but the easiest way to hear it is to log onto http//www/npr.org and click on the morning edition. The interview will be available to listen to throughout the day.
Ahmad Alkarkhi's exhibit at Foundry Gallery consisted of recent works completed since his arrival in the US several months ago and was entitled Baghdad Memories. The paintings conjured up vivid memories of his life in his native Iraq.