Known For: Acting
Ghada Amer (Arabic: غادة عامر, born 1963 in Cairo, Egypt) is a contemporary artist, much of her work deals with issues of gender and sexuality. Her most notable body of work involves highly layered embroidered paintings of women's bodies referencing pornographic imagery.Amer had previously emigrated from Egypt to France at the age of 11 and was educated in Paris and Nice. She is currently living and working in New York City.
Movies & TV shows
Our City Dreams
Filmed over the course of two years, Our City Dreams is the story of a woman's struggles and successes as an artist in New York City. The film features five women artists, from youngest to oldest. Fro...