Constructing Miniatures: A Painter's Perspective
May 8, 2010
Maliha Noorani, 2009-11 Norma Jean Calderwood Curatorial Fellow, Department of Islamic and Later Indian Art, Harvard Art Museum/Arthur M. Sackler Museum
In conjunction with the installation Strolling through Isfahan: Seventeenth-Century Paintings from Safavid Iran, this gallery talk will demonstrate traditional techniques and materials used in the practice of Persian miniature painting. Maliha Noorani holds a BFA in Indian and Islamic miniature painting from the National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan. Strolling through Isfahan is one of a series of rotating thematic installations on display in conjunction with the ongoing exhibition Re-View. On view January 8-June 13, 2010 at the Harvard Art Museum/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
Free with the price of admission. Open to the public.
Gallery talks are informal and include discussion.
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