Faith in the City Exhibition

When: 22nd November 2011 – 4th December 2011
Where: Red Gallery 3 Rivington Sreet London EC2A 3DT

3FF’s Urban Dialogues programme creates spaces for dialogue within the urban environment – art exhibitions, workshops, networking evenings – which provide new opportunities for people from different backgrounds to get together. They give people from all walks of life a chance to create new connections and promote positive change within and between communities.

Short Course in Islamic Calligraphy Part 1

When: 25th July 2011 – 29th July 2011
Time: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: The Prince's School for Traditional Arts, Charlotte Road, London

This course introduces students to the methods and materials used in traditional Islamic calligraphy. Students will learn how to prepare their own reed pen and sized paper. They will then experience writing the Arabic alphabet and explore the proportional systems that underlie these letters. The course includes studying the different applications of calligraphy in the arts and crafts of the Islamic world, and concludes with each participant making a final piece.

For booking information visit the Prince's School for Traditional Arts.