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Iraqi Painter Farooq Hassan

Painter Farooq Hassan was a national treasure in his homeland of Iraq. He fled the war in 2010, leaving behind a lifetime of artwork and his fame. Find out how he is rebuilding his standing as an artist in his new country, the United States.

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Immigrant Artists (1326)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #1326
Original Broadcast: May 24, 2012