Art in Action

When: 19th July 2007 – 22nd July 2007
Time: 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
Where: Art in Action, Waterperry House, Waterperry, Nr. Wheatley, Oxfordshire OX33 1JZ

Demonstration and exhibition.

This four day event of demonstrations, classes, performances, and dialogues brings together a community of around 22,000 visitors and 250 artists and crafts people each year.

Calligraphy materials and original art pieces will be on sale.

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Kuwait Fair and Conference for Islamic Arts

When: 1st January 2007

Participation in the exhibition in Kuwait’s third International Fair and Conference for Islamic Arts which was held in January 2007.

Speaking Art: An Exhibition of Calligraphy

When: 23rd September 2006 – 21st January 2007
Where: Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Lister Park, Bradford, BD9 4NS

Calligraphy is the seminal art of Islam. It continues to exist - flourishing or marginalized - in all Muslim cultures for over fifteen centuries. The exhibition will acquaint visitors with the many historical scripts related to Muslim cultures as well as introduce them to the exciting new international genre that has emerged in contemporary art, in the last few decades. Speaking Art will represent work from a range of countries, including Pakistan, India, Turkey and the United Kingdom . A wide variety of traditional and modern media will be depicted such as works on paper, leather, ceramics, metal ware, glass and multi-media. The exhibition will be further contextualised by historical material from the Cartwright Hall Collections.

More information avaliable from Cartwright Hall Art Gallery.