• Collectors Club


Inspired by Islamic Art

MIA’s Islamic Art Creators & Collectors Club provides a venue for makers, artists, collectors and anyone who is inspired by Islamic art to explore ideas and learn more about Islamic artworks, their creation, display and care.

The next meetings of the Creators & Collectors Club will be at 4pm in the MIA Library:

Behind the Scenes of the new exhibition “Power and Damask” (August 26th)  

Research and Ethics (23 September) - An in-depth discussion of some of the ethical, legal and financial issues related to private collecting

Conservation and digitization (28 October) - A discussion on the dos and don’ts of conserving your collection as well as a demonstration of the digitization process for private collectors

Displaying and handling your collection (25 November) - A discussion of best practices in how to display and present your private collection with hands-on-practice using the MIA handling collection

Collectors Club for Kids (2 December) - A chance for young collectors to show what they collect and why they think collecting is important

This meeting will have a new format which is more of a round table discussion regarding collecting Islamic art and being inspired by Islamic design.

This event is in both Arabic and English.

Please RSVP

Any questions, contact Ahmed Al Marzoqi This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Collectors Club Rules