Posts Tagged ‘islamic art’

K-12 Outreach

Posted on April 30th, 2013 by Abbasi Staff

ICA newsletter features an article about the student field trips we organized to the Jameel Prize Exhibition Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Ahoo Najafian: Spotlight on Art

Posted on December 14th, 2012 by Burçak Keskin-Kozat

January 11, 2013, 2:00 PM, Cantor Arts Center (328 Lomita Drive) Ahoo Najafian (Stanford University) discusses artist Bita Ghezelayagh’s Felt Memories. Ahoo Najafian is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University. She has received her B.A. and M.A. in English Literature from the University of Tehran, and her M.A. in Women’s and Gender […]

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Roundtable on Islamic Art

Posted on December 14th, 2012 by Burçak Keskin-Kozat

February 7, 2013, 5:30 PM, Cantor Arts Center (328 Lomita Drive) Roundtable on Islamic Art Iftikhar Dadi (Cornell University) Nada Shabout (University of North Texas) Taraneh Hemami (Curator & Artist) Although very widely used, the phrase “Islamic art” has been the subject of considerable discussion and negotiation in recent years. In this roundtable, panelists will engage questions that […]

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Rachid Koraïchi: Eternity is the Absence of Time

Posted on December 14th, 2012 by Burçak Keskin-Kozat

January 24, 2013, 5:30 PM, Cantor Arts Center (328 Lomita Drive) Rachid Koraïchi (Recipient of the 2011 Jameel Prize), “Eternity is the Absence of Time” Join us for an evening with Rachid Koraïchi, recipient of the 2011 Jameel Prize. Against the backdrop of his award-winning work, The Invisible Masters, Koraïchi will discuss The Path of Roses, a series of installations that […]

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Qamar Adamjee: Neither “Hindu” nor “Muslim”

Posted on March 12th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

May 31, 12:15 PM, Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street) Workshops Series: Islamic Art & Architecture Qamar Adamjee (San Francisco Asian Art Museum), “Neither “Hindu” nor “Muslim”: The Illustrated Chandayan Romance” Abstract: In what contexts can objects of material culture produced in India but incorporating styles or forms more familiar from elsewhere in the […]

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Patricia Blessing: “Allegiance, Property, and Space: Monumental Inscriptions in thirteenth-century Anatolia”

Posted on March 12th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

May 24, 12:15 PM, Encina Hall West, Room 208, (616 Serra Street) Workshops Series: Islamic Art & Architecture Patricia Blessing (Princeton University), “Allegiance, Property, and Space: Monumental Inscriptions in thirteenth-century Anatolia” Abstract: The scarcity of written sources concerning Seljuk Anatolia has emphasized the focus on the historical content, rather than other aspects of monumental inscriptions more strongly […]

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Valerie Gonzalez: “Aesthetic Connection versus Cultural Differentiation: Comparing Islamic and Western Art”

Posted on March 12th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

April 19, 12:15 PM, Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street) Workshops Series: Islamic Art & Architecture Valerie Gonzalez (Stanford University), “Aesthetic Connection versus Cultural Differentiation: Comparing Islamic and Western Art” Abstract: Is it irrelevant, anachronistic or fanciful to compare Islamic and Western art or medieval and contemporary art? The question itself appears less […]

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Request for Proposals: Student Field Trips to the Jameel Prize Exhibition

Posted on December 12th, 2010 by Abbasi Staff

We are pleased to offer in collaboration with the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE)  a funding opportunity for middle- and high- school teachers to organize student field trips to the Jameel Prize Exhibition on display through March 10, 2013 at Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University. Students will explore the exhibition in […]

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