Posts Tagged ‘workshop’

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Anatolia” Abstract: The scarcity of written sources concerning Seljuk Anatolia has emphasized the focus on the historical content, rather than other aspects of monumental inscriptions more strongly […]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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