Khayamiya Lecture for ADFAS Murray River

Bowker, S. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic lecture/debate/seminar/presentationCommunity

Description

Khayamiya Lecture for ADFAS Murray River

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
Event typeOther
Location
Degree of RecognitionLocal

Keywords

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