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Eligibility: All UoE Students
This seminar on Islamic Calligraphy will introduce participants to one of the most renowned arts of the Muslim world. The master calligrapher Jawdat Khadim Kaiby, who moved to Scotland from Iraq in 2008, will show the main techniques, materials and styles of the art of calligraphy. Participants will learn the basics of an artistic technique which has been embellished the Islamic world since the rise of Islam in the 7th century.
All materials will be provided and you don’t need any previous experience of calligraphy.
Organisers: Mattia Guidetti and Francesco Stermotich Cappellari (firstname.lastname@example.org)
When & Where
Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh
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