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Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

Education/Academic qualification

Art History and Curatorship, PhD

Art History and Curatorship, BA (1st Hons), Australian National University

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Egyptians Arts & Humanities
Cairo Arts & Humanities
Islamic Art Arts & Humanities
Art Arts & Humanities
Egypt Arts & Humanities
Applique Arts & Humanities
Tent Arts & Humanities
Teaching Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2013 2019

Curating 'Ilm - Chapter or Bridge?

Bowker, S., 2019, 'Ilm: Science, Religion and Art in Islam. Akkach, S. (ed.). Adelaide, Australia: University of Adelaide Press

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Another Egyptian Revolution: Khayamiya as War Art

Bowker, S., Jan 2018, Constructing the Memory of War in Visual Culture Since 1914: The Eye on War. Murray, A. (ed.). New York, USA: Taylor & Francis, p. 90-102 13 p. (Routledge Research in Art and Politics).

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Revolution
War Art
Egyptians
Cairo
Cultural Institutions

Khayamiya of the Newark Museum

Bowker, S., Jan 2018, Arts of Global Africa : The Newark Museum Collection. Clarke, C. (ed.). Seattle, USA: Newark Museum, p. 209-211 3 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperOther chapter contribution

Newark Museum
New Jersey
John Cotton Dana

Seen from a Distance: Political Contexts for Middle Eastern Contemporary Art

Bowker, S., 2018, Emerging Scholarship on the Middle East and Central Asia: Moving from the Periphery. Quenzer, A., Syed, M. & Yarbakhsh, E. (eds.). 1st ed. Canberra: Rowman & Littlefield, p. 119-144 25 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

Islamic Art
Art
Visual Culture
Middle East
Historical Periods

Tentmakers and Tourists

Bowker, S. & Rashidi, S. E., Jun 2018, The Tentmakers of Cairo: Egypt's Medieval and Modern Applique Craft. 0 ed. Cairo, Egypt: American University in Cairo Press, p. 107-130 23 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter

Activities 2013 2017

  • 8 Invited talk

Curator's Conversation

Samuel Bowker (Invited speaker)
27 Aug 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Khayamiya Lecture for ADFAS Murray River

Samuel Bowker (Invited speaker)
14 Mar 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Doris Duke's Khayamiya

Sam Bowker (Invited speaker)
24 Oct 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Khayamiya Lecture for U3A Albury

Samuel Bowker (Invited speaker)
02 Mar 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

The Tent Room of Doddington Hall

Samuel Bowker (Invited speaker)
08 Sep 2013

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Sky Trails program encourages Young residents to keep an eye on the skies

Samuel Bowker

08/09/18

1 item of media coverage

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Astronomy leads this year’s Sky Trails

Samuel Bowker

06/09/18

1 item of media coverage

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Art and theatre in focus at the museum

Samuel Bowker

18/11/16

1 item of media coverage

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Surprising truth about Aussie mosques

Samuel Bowker

24/09/16

1 item of media coverage

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The long history of the Australian mosque

Samuel Bowker

22/09/1623/09/16

4 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media