5 December 2016

Sharjah Calligraphy Museum hosts Southeast Asian calligraphy from students of Bil'eed AlHameedy

Source: Sharjah Museums Department. Calligraphy from the students of Bil'eed AlHameedy.
Source: Sharjah Museums Department.
The Sharjah Calligraphy Museum is hosting Letters & Ornamentation from Southeast Asia, an exhibition for the students of the Moroccan calligrapher Bil'eed AlHameedy from Indonesia, Malaysia, China and the Philippines. Each artist has contributed up to five pieces of his or her best work.

AlHameedy is also hosting Arabic calligraphy workshops in conjunction with the exhibition.

The exhibition continues till 3 March 2017.

The Sharjah Calligraphy Museum is in the Hamad Al Midfaa building in the Sharjah Heritage Area (Heart of Sharjah). Tickets are AED5 for those aged 13 and above. Entry is free for children aged 12 and below. Family tickets cost AED10.

Opening hours:
Saturday to Thursday 8am to 8pm
Friday 4pm to 8pm

Call +971 6 569 4561 with enquiries

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