Islamic Calligraphy Istanbul Study Tour
30th August 2012
– 2nd September 2012
Time: 10:30 am
– 4:30 pm
Where: Istanbul, Turkey
his summer, Art of the Pen will be hosting a four-day Islamic calligraphy study tour to the calligraphy capital of the world, Istanbul, Turkey. Calligraphy lovers will have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the art, to follow in the footsteps of the illustrious calligraphers of the past and to learn from distinguished masters of the present.
The programme will include daily one-to-one sessions in Islamic calligraphy, tours with local specialist and renowned calligrapher Efdaluddin Kilic, a visit to a Master calligrapher’s atelier and a rare opportunity to witness a calligrapher’s ijazah ceremony. Classes will be held in the historic and beautiful quarter of Old Istanbul, Sultanahmet.
Fee: £300, includes visits to various locations around Istanbul.
Note: The fee does not include flights or accommodation.
We are able to provide accommodation if requested at an additional cost.
Further Information & bookings:
Tel: 00 44 (0) 7877613029 / 00 44 (0) 7957276740