Over the weekend of the 26th and 27th September Snape Maltings will be hosting The Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival’s Market Weekend. To maintain safe distancing, this is a ticketed event so please book your free tickets online via the website ( www.aldeburghfoodanddrinkfestival.co.uk ) in advance. We encourage anyone visiting the shop for the weekend to also book in advance to avoid disappointment as the whole site will be limited by number to ensure a safe experience for all.

London's Treasures Tours: British Museum Islamic Art: The Al-Boukhari Gallery

Thursday 6 Feb 2020 11am

Part of Friends Events

James Allan, Emeritus Professor of Eastern Art at Oxford University will follow up his acclaimed talk last year with another insightful introduction to Islamic art at the new al-Boukhari Gallery. The talk will focus on Islamic material culture including archaeology and trade; calligraphy and miniature painting; materials such as ceramics, inlaid brass, textiles and hard stones, and Islamic contemporary art.

 

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