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Islamic Art 101: Calligraphy and Ornamentation of the Quran

Intrigued by traditional Islamic art and architecture? Have you seen examples of Islamic art in museums or on your travels, and wanted to learn more?

Join Unaiza Karim for dinner and a discussion on a series of talks about the traditional arts of Islam, beginning with the Art of Calligraphy. We will delve into the pages of the earliest Qurans, the calligraphers, their training and expertise, the development of illumination and the decorative arts in manuscripts.

Earlier Event: November 5
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