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Islamic Pattern & Dome Building (workshop)

  • Monday, 06 May 2013 22:38
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BUILD A GEODESIC DOME AND DISCOVER HOW PATTERNS OF PROFOUND BEAUTY AND SUBTLE COMPLEXITY CAN BE CREATED FROM THE SIMPLEST MEANS. This is a practical introduction to the principles of Islamic Pattern and how they can be expanded into structures. Using traditional tools of compass and straight edge, students will…

Islamic Pattern and Dome Building Workshop

  • Wednesday, 01 May 2013 09:19
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Come and experiment with the principles of Islamic geometry and learn first-hand how they can be expanded into structures. Start your workshop in the classroom, learning the language of symmetry, before building a large wooden dome in the MIA Atrium. Workshops last 2.5 hours, and are open to schools, universities…
A perspective of angles, compositions, colors and skills that will enrich the enthusiasts in following their own style of photography. It will also cover the some the important technological advancement and post processing issues that every photographer needs to know.   Start               Wed, 22 May, 2013 End       …
A lecture by Dr. Sam Semir Osmanagich 30 Apr - 30 Apr 2013 05:30:pm - 07:30:pm Drama Theater, Building 16

The Silk Road Workshop

  • Saturday, 20 April 2013 02:55
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Let’s discover how the creators of Islamic Art have used and adapted decorative motifs and techniques into the embellishment of their objects. During this 5-lesson course, participants will be led on a tour through the Museum of Islamic Art’s galleries and look at the wide-ranging examples of Islamic designs to…

Dancing with Woods

  • Saturday, 20 April 2013 02:52
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Immerse yourself in the wonderful world of the woodcarver. This 4-lesson woodcarving course will give you the opportunity to see and appreciate the elements of woodwork in on display in the Ferozkoh exhibition, and to understand how these represent traditional Afghan woodwork. You then go on to carve your own…

Harding Meyer – Portrait Painting Workshop

  • Wednesday, 17 April 2013 19:12
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On occasion of Katara Galleries Exhibition “Eye to Eye”, with Portrait Paintings by Brazilian born artist Harding Meyer, the artist will be in residence at the Katara Art Studios from the 27th of April to the 5th of May 2013. He will be directing a workshop where he will show how he…

"Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey"

  • Monday, 15 April 2013 13:46
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    DFI and Northwestern University Qatar are proud to announce an exclusive Screening, Q&A and Masterclass of acclaimed documentary “Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey”. Start date:Apr 28, 2013 07:00 AM Ability Level:Open to Al   This event will be attended by the film’s Director Ramona Diaz, who will also host…

7 DAY FILMMAKING CHALLENGE

  • Monday, 15 April 2013 13:34
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  DFI are looking for energetic, creative people with great story ideas for film, to take part in the entry-level filmmaking program that will take participants through the entire process in just 7 days: story structure, brainstorming, screenwriting techniques, preproduction, shooting and postproduction. The 7 Day Filmmaking Challenge enables DFI…

Calligraphy Workshops

  • Saturday, 13 April 2013 13:12
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Ruq'ah script is the last calligraphy invented at the Ottoman court, reaching its height in the 19th century, when it was used for all official correspondence. The simple, clear style of Ruq'ah script makes it ideal for students starting their exploration of Arabic calligraphy. A course for adults in this…

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  • Nawal Al Mannai Exhibition +

    Artist’s words: It is difficult to choose a topic for a painting as I get Read More
  • Handcrafts Workshops and Outdoor Market +

    The Cultural Village Foundation – Katara In cooperation with the Ministry of Labour & Social A­airs Read More
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