• What's on

    What's on

    WHAT'S ON
    AT MIA

Umayyad Mosque of Damascus

23 January, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MIA Auditorium

Lecture with Prof. Alain George,
I.M. Pei Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture at the Universiyt of Oxford, Professor George’s lecture will focus on the great Ummayyad Mosque of Damascus, a building over 1000 years old and still standing today despite the current conflict. In English with Arabic translation.

Majlis Book Club – Syria Special

MIA Library

28 January, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
An interactive book club discussing The Aleppo Cookbook by Marlene Matar

Syrian Metalwork

Adults, MIA Auditorium

29 January, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lecture with Dr Anton Pritula

Dr Pritula is a Visiting Scholar from the Hermitage (St Petersberg) and will discuss the technologies of metal production in the Islamic world closely related to the migration of craftsmen. In English with Arabic translation.

 

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