Paigham-i-Ramadan Opening Night

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Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

35 Stirling Highway

University of Western Australia

Crawley, WA 6009

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Enquiries: lwag@uwa.edu.au or 08 6488 3707

OPENING EVENT: Wednesday 23 MAY 5pm
followed by Iftar (the breaking of fast with a communal dinner)

All welcome. Free event | Registrations essential. Limited seats.

Paigham-i-Ramadan (Message of Ramadan) is an exhibition from UWA’s Centre for Muslim States and Societies showcasing papercutting by artist Tusif Ahmed and conceived as part of Ramadan - the ninth month of the Islamic calendar where Muslims fast from dawn to dusk. The intricate and fragile works are hand-cut, utilising a fusion of old Chinese techniques and Islamic patterns found throughout the Middle East.

Campus Partner: UWA Centre for Muslim States and Societies.


Image: Tusif Ahmed, Surah Rahman 1, 2017. Papercutting Art.

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Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

35 Stirling Highway

University of Western Australia

Crawley, WA 6009

Australia

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