The Orient-Institut Beirut is hosting a symposium on ‘Contextualising the Art Salon in the Arab Region‘ from 27-28 October 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 5 June 2017. Please find the full Call here.
Al-Hakawati is an Arabic Cultural Trust working similar to a public library. It includes titles on folktales, fairy tales and myths of the Arabic and Islamic Culture as well as biographies, artists and art, architecture, environment and religion.
The University of Zürich is holding a conference on ‘A l’Orientale – Collecting, Displaying and Appropriating Islamic Art and Architecture in the 19th and early 20th centuries‘ from 4-6 May 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
The Ancient India & Iran Trust is hosting a lecture on ‘Qajar nostalgia: Achaemenid and Sassanian themes in Qajar tilework and related themes‘ on 2 December 2016, 5:30pm.
The Gingko Library is holding the ‘The Mercantile Effect: On art and exchange in the Islamicate world during 17th – 18th centuries‘ conference from 18-19 November 2016 at the Courtauld Institute of Art. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.