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     AT MIA

EVENTS FOR : Tuesday 10 December 2019

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

Contemporary Qatari Jewellery and its Indian Connections

Adults (18 years +)

10 December 2019, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
MIA invites you to join us for a lively discussion panel on Indian and Qatari jewellery as a part of the programming for our current exhibition, Set in Stone: Gems and Jewels from Royal Indian Courts.
Moderated by Exhibition Curator, Dr Tara Desjardins, the panel will discuss the flourishing jewellery industry in Qatar today and the influence of Indian jewellery on Qatari production and will include:

Nada Al Sulati, Jewellery Designer (Hairaat)
Mohsin Khani, Gemmologist
Amran Shahani, Jeweller (Amiri Gems)
Rajiv Arora, Jeweller (Amrapali Jewels)

This event is generously sponsored by Seashore Group
Venue: MIA Auditorium; this discussion will be translated in to Arabic.