Wafaa Bilal

Wafaa Bilal

Wafaa Bilal is an Iraqi American artist, a former professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and currently an assistant professor at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. He is best known for his work 'Domestic Tension', a performance piece in which he lived in a gallery for a month and was shot by paintballs remotely by internet users watching from a webcam. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Wafaa Bilal has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2009 Speech.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2009 - Present Assistant Professor, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Shoot an Iraqi</em>

    Shoot an Iraqi

    Wafaa Bilal talked about his book Shoot an Iraqi: Art, Life and Resistance Under the Gun (City Lights Publishers; September 1, 2008). He…

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