Pakistan: AAN Foundation (Amna & Ali Naqvi) Collection inspires the vision of students at LUMS (Lahore University of Management Science) — Daily Times com

AAN Foundation collaborated with LUMS to introduce the first long-term of art from a private collection to an institution in Pakistan. 17 works from AAN collection were handed over to LUMS By Haider Ali LAHORE: AAN Foundation (Amna & Ali Naqvi) in collaboration with Lahore University of Management Science (LUMS) has introduced the first long-term…

Dubai: Artworks on Syria’s history and diversity on show — Gulf News com

Dubai: Artefacts and artworks depicting Syria’s history in the ‘And the Conversation Continues, Syria: A Living History From the Atassi Collection,’ art exhibition were on display in the Ismaili Centre Dubai. The exhibition marks the fourth year of partnership between Art Dubai, The Aga Khan Museum, the Consulate General of Canada in Dubai and the…

Paralysed Afghan artist hopes to showcase her talents — TRT World com | she dreams of holding her art exhibition at Aga Khan museum

16-year-old Afghan girl Robaba Mohammadi who draws detailed sketches with her mouth, dreams of holding her own international art exhibitions. Like many other young artists her age, 16-year-old Afghan Robaba Mohammadi dreams of holding international art exhibitions. The only difference — she draws not with her fingers, but with her mouth. She was born with…

"Oyan" concert due in Canada — Azer News Azerbaijan

A concert titled “Oyan!” of the chairman of the Azerbaijan Union of Composers, People’s Artist, composer and pianist Firangiz Alizade was held in Toronto, Canada. The concert was organized with the support of the Azerbaijani Embassy in Canada, the “Sashar Zarif Dance Theatre” and the Museum of Aga Khan. Firangiz Alizade introduced the guests her…

Home Ground: Contemporary Art from the Barjeel Art Foundation — Aga Khan Museum org |He brought us the Arab Spring, live. Now he’s bringing art — The Star com

Jul 25 2015 to Jan 3 2016 Pushing boundaries, testing limits: this powerful exhibition from the Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE runs the gamut from photography to installation, sculpture to painting, and more. Experience the work of 12 Arab artists who examine how private life is shaped by current political events. Featuring some of the…

Ismailis celebrate Islamic culture — Gulf News com

Ismaili centres in Dubai and Toronto share mission to spread awareness of Islamic culture Left to right: Arif Lalani, Amiruddin Thanawala and Jaime Leitao, Ambassador of Portugal to the UAE, tour the exhibition on winning projects of the Aga Khan Award.   Dubai: Canada and the UAEm enjoying a sense of kindred spirit thanks to…