Khayamiya Lecture for ADFAS Murray River

Bowker, S. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Invited talk

Description

This lecture was developed for the members of ADFAS Murray River and the Albury-Wodonga Quilting Society. It presented the history of Khayamiya and explained hidden aspects of this unique and endangered textile art form, including their implications for the study of Islamic art in Australia.
Period14 Mar 2015
Held atAlbury LibraryMuseum, Australia
Degree of RecognitionLocal

Keywords

  • Khayamiya
  • Islamic Art
  • Egypt
  • Albury
  • Exhibition
  • Design
  • Tents
  • Applique
  • Textile art