Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Islamic Art Celebrated at the UK's Skipton's Craven Museum

CRAVEN HERALD & PIONEER
By Lesley Tate, Senior Reporter
UNITED KINGDOM---Craven Museum and Gallery, Skipton, will host a new exhibition showcasing some of the top contemporary Islamic artists working in the UK. The world-class Faith In Art exhibition, run in collaboration with the Muslim Museum Initiative, opens on February 5 and runs until March 28. Curated by Initiative founder Mobeen Butt, the exhibition will bring together ten exceptional artists and will showcase calligraphy, geometry, arabesque, illumination, miniature painting, wood crafting, paper-cutting, embroidery, fabric printing and three dimensional works. [link]