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EVENTS FOR : Wednesday 13 November 2019

Indian Miniature Painting

Adults (18 years +)

This course is generously sponsored by Seashore Company

10 - 14 November, 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us for a course with master painter, Ajay Sharma. Ajay teaches from his home city of Jaipur and has also taught at the Princes School for Traditional Arts in London. We are delighted he is coming to MIA! In this course you will go through each step of creating a miniature: choose a model, prepare inks and paints, trace and transfer the drawing on antique paper, paint, outline, shade and add fine details burnishing as necessary and finally add a simple border to finish your work.
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Walk-In Gallery Tour

Cancelled until further notice

Daily, 2pm

Join our Museum Guides for a tour of MIA’s outstanding collection of Islamic art objects, stretching over 1400 years and three continents. No booking required, just turn up!
Monday – Science Tour
Tuesday - Techniques Tour
Wednesday - Special Exhibition Tour (23 October 2019 - 18 January 2020)
Thursday – MIA Architecture Tour
Friday - Permanent Gallery Tour
Saturday – Permanent Gallery Tour
Sunday - Calligraphy Tour