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Two new D.C. art spaces put contemporary Middle Eastern artists in the spotlight
Washington’s Palestine museum brings new voices to the US capital
Museum of the Palestinian People Grand Opening
Dreams in the Crosshairs: Voices from Gaza
March 30, 2017 /
The Museum of the Palestinian People Launches its Planning Phase and Unveils New Website
Washington, DC—March 30, 2017—The Museum of The Palestinian People (www.mpp-dc.org). Bshara Nassar, Founding Director of the Museum of The Palestinian...
October 13, 2016
CJP alumnus brings Nakba Museum Project, Palestinian experience to EMU
Eastern Mennonite University Bshara Nassar, Palestinian native and Center for Justice and Peacebuilding alumnus, brings his Nakba Museum Project to...
July 11, 2015
Interview with Bshara Nassar, Founder of Nakba Museum
The Nassar family of Bethlehem have held fast to their lands for decades. Since 1916, in fact. It is not...
June 25, 2015
The Nakba Museum Project of Memory and Hope
The Nakba Museum Project of Memory and Hope aims to present a comprehensive story of the Nakba. The exhibit features...
June 18, 2015
Ending memoricide– the Nakba Museum project
A decade ago I was on a speaking tour in Washington DC with Husam el Nounou, administrative director of the...
June 16, 2015
Nakba Museum Exhibit Opens in DC
When 27-year-old Bshara Nassar began to dream of a museum dedicated to the Nakba, he hoped it would provide context...
June 12, 2015
Untold Stories: First-ever US Nakba Museum opens in Washington DC
When Bshara Nassar arrived in Washington, DC, he strolled along the National Mall and passed myriad museums dedicated to exposing...
June 5, 2015
Palestinian CJP graduate prepares to open first exhibit of Nakba Museum of Memory and Hope in Washington D.C.
After first visiting Washington D.C. in 2011, Bshara Nassar was struck by the fact that among the city’s dozens of...