Exhibit honoring Iraqi art, victims coming to Arab museum

March 1, 2015 4:08 PM

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An exhibition commemorating the center of Baghdad's artistic and literary community — and tragedy that came to it — is opening in Michigan.

The Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Collection opens Friday at the Arab American National Museum. The Dearborn museum is the state's first to host a full exhibition, launched by a San Francisco bookseller after a 2007 bombing that ripped apart the Mutanabi market and killed or wounded scores of peop...

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