Exhibitions, Events and Activities
Building Our Collection - Safavid and Mughal Albums
An Insight into Museum Art Collecting
16 September 2014 - 21 February 2015
Showcasing the museum's collection of miniatures and calligraphy, these objects reveal the journey of artistic refinement from the Middle East to Asia and Europe across the centuries. It allows us to understand the significance of Islamic art collecting over the course of history and how this part of MIA's collection was formed.
The Tiger's Dream: Tipu Sultan
29 September - 24 January 2015
Drawn entirely from the MIA collection, and featuring many objects which have never been displayed in Qatar, the centerpiece is a group of 24 paintings showing Tipu’s victory at the Battle of Pollilur in 1780.
Majlis Book Club - Arabic - CANCELLED
25 September, 6pm