Jerusalem in Exile - Celebrating the Life & Work of Kamal Boullata

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January 24, 2020
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Fine Arts, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies


You are warmly invited to the Symposium, Book Launch and Exhibition Jerusalem in Exile to celebrate the life and work of Kamal Boullata and his artistic inheritance.


24 January 2020


Frankopan Hall, West Court, Jesus College, Cambridge, CB5 8BL, United Kingdom

13:00 — 18:00            Symposium Jerusalem in Exile: Meaning and Abstraction in Arab and Islamic Art 


18:00 — 19:30            Book Launch (‘There where you are not’ & ‘Uninterrupted Fugue’)

and Exhibition Opening Jerusalem in Exile: Artist books by Kamal Boullata.



Burcu Dogramaci, Finbarr Barry Flood, Elizabeth Key Fowden, Remi Labrusse, Venetia Porter, Nasser Rabbat, Claudia Tobin and Mercedes Volait.


The Exhibition will run from the launch on 24th January through to the 13th March 2020.


Booking necessary via EventBrite here


With thanks to our sponsors: AM Qattan Foundation, the Barjeel Art Foundation and the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge.


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For more information please contact Neil Cunningham, Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge

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