New Zealand: The Aga Khan Exhibition of Architecture arrives in Auckland

An exhibition featuring the winning entries from the world-renowned Aga Khan Award for Architecture was opened for display at the University of Auckland on Wednesday, 12th September and was attended by Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore, Associate Professor of the School of Architecture and Planning Julia Gatley, National List MP Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi, Young Engineer of…

EMPERORS & JEWELS: TREASURES OF THE INDIAN COURTS FROM THE AL-SABAH COLLECTION, KUWAIT — Aga Khan Museum | Watch Video by Vestnik.ca (Russian)

Aug 18, 2018 – Jan 27, 2019 Discover the deep roots of contemporary fashion’s love affair with men’s jewellery and adornments in this display of exquisitely crafted jewelled artworks from Mughal India. Decorated with gems such as diamonds and carved from semi-precious stone like jade, the objects in this exhibition are drawn from Kuwait’s al-Sabah…

Meet the ‘Skate Girls of Kabul’ through photo exhibition — By Mary Achkhanian on Gulf News com

Series of portraits show young girls participating in a unique programme called Skateistan Award-winning British photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson during an interview at her exhibition ‘Skate Girls of Kabul’ at the Ismaili Centre Dubai. – Image Credit:Clint Egbert/Gulf News Dubai: A new photo exhibition showcasing a series of striking portraits of young Afghan girls skateboarding in…

Alive with artisans: Cairo’s al-Darb al-Ahmar district – a photo essay by the Guardian com UK

Amid the historic quarter’s busy streets, a thousand workshops maintain centuries-old craftmaking traditions. These workers’ ancient skills are celebrated in a new exhibition at London’s Royal Geographical Society – by Harry Johnstone, photography by Christopher Wilton-Steer (…) An artisan stitching a new design. For centuries Khayamiya artisans produced tents, cloths and saddles for those embarking…

Skate Girls of Kabul exhibit tells ‘story of Afghan girls helping each other’ — Metro News |Links, Photos and Video

Aga Khan exhibit captures the fascinating stories of resilient, young skaters, empowerment and ‘the future’ of a war-torn country. (…) Over the coming years, Fulford-Dobson travelled to Kabul multiple times to capture hundreds of portraits of girls skillfully gliding on ramps or standing triumphantly with the boards. Skate Girls of Kabul, an exhibition featuring some…

Hyderabad: Site exhibition of archaeological finds inaugurated — India com|US funded project was carried out by Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) at Quli Qutb Shahi Tombs (QST) complex

The archaeological finds are the result of extensive excavation works that were carried out by Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) and funded by the US Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation. Hyderabad, July 15: US Consul General in Hyderabad Michael Mullins today inaugurated a site exhibition of the archaeological finds at the historic Quli Qutb Shahi…

Exhibition of glazed tiles at the Embassy|Opend by German Ambassador Potzel and AKDN Representative Mrs. Nurjehan Mawani

  (Click to enlarge) Ambassador Potzel together with Mrs. Nurjehan Mawani, Diplomatic Representative of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) in Afghanistan, opened an exhibition of high quality color glazed tiles, designed and produced by young Afghan apprentices in the historic city of Balkh, employing traditional methods and tile making techniques including painted calligraphy (Nasta’liq…

Photo exhibition by youth from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, India, and Canada opens at Ismaili Centre — The Ismaili org

An extraordinary exhibition of more than 120 photographs made by youth from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, India, and Canada opens on 30 April 2016 at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto as part of the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. Children at a daycare centre, Toronto, Canada (2016). TUBA AMAN Rural landscape, Kyrgyzstan (2015). BAKTYBEKOV ATRUR Toronto, 29 April 2016 — Our Stories,…

Creative Hands Exhibition III held at Serena Hotel Islamabad — Dardistan Times

It was a collaborative initiative of EPB (Aga Khan Economic Planning Board) and Serena Hotel Islamabad:  The Creative Hands Alliance, a collaborative initiative of Serena Hotels and the Aga Khan Economic Planning Board recently organized the third in a series of Exhibitions at the Serena Business Complex. The two-day exhibition was formally inaugurated by Mr….