• What's on

    What's on

    WHAT'S ON
    AT MIA

Arabic Calligraphy

15 - 18 years old

on 10 August, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Inspired by Arabic calligraphy that reside in MIA galleries (script or object), explore the beauty of calligrapy by making your fine art piece. Please register by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive invitation.

Precious stones: make your own jewelry

12 - 14 years old

on 10 August, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
MIA's collection of jewellery spans hundreds of years of fashion history and style. Join this workshop to learn more about the precious stones involved, where they come from and why they were used - and of course, have a go at making your own piece using semi-precious stones and beads. Please register by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive invitation.

Kufic Calligraphy - Intricate Painting

15 - 18 years old

on 10 August, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Many Qur’ans are written in Kufic calligraphy which is characterised by its bold and vertical letters and comes is several types. In this workshop the participants will learn about the history of the Kufic script, and then they will design and paint an intricate piece in kufic script. Please register by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive invitation.

Observational Studies with a Twist- Introduction to Abstract Art

8 - 11 years old

on 10,17,24 August, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This fun, fast-paced workshop will teach students to draw and paint in abstract from- running away from reality, into lively and expressive works. Every session consists of a different object/set up- and we will also be looking at famous Abstract artists such as Picasso to inspire us on our journey and to teach us that drawing the unreal is also an art form! Please register by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive invitation.

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