حوار حول التراث في العالم العربي – الحفاظ على التراث في الظروف الصعبة (Preserving Heritage in Challenging Environments)

تركز الندوة الثالثة من سلسلة المحاضرات على تحديات الحفاظ على التراث في التجمعات العمرانية الصغيرة أو المعقدة   في هذه الجلسة يجتمع ثلاثة من الخبراء البارزين في مجال الحفاظ على التراث من العالم العربي لمشاركة تجربتهم في الحفاظ على .التراث في سياقات صعبة في اليمن ومصر وفلسطين تم تنظيم هذا [...]

حوار حول التراث في العالم العربي – الحفاظ على التراث في الظروف الصعبة (Preserving Heritage in Challenging Environments)2022-05-17T11:33:37+01:00

New Podcast: Revealing Esna – An Egyptian Hidden Gem with Kareem Ibrahim

Join Kareem Ibrahim, an architect and CEO of Takween Integrated Community Development, as he reveals  an Egyptian hidden gem,  the ancient city of Esna, and an innovative project to introduce sustainable tourism through community "site-doing"rather than site-seeing!   Kareem Ibrahim is an Egyptian architect and urban researcher who graduated [...]

New Podcast: Revealing Esna – An Egyptian Hidden Gem with Kareem Ibrahim2022-02-03T17:47:55+00:00

Warfare in Muslim Material Cultures: From Egypt to Bilad al-Sham (Online Short Course)

Military architecture through recent archaeological excavations and arms and armour in the Royal Armouries Collections. The course presents Muslim material cultures in a very specific context: warfare in the Middle East and Egypt during the Medieval and Modern Ages. War played a very important role in Muslim cultures and through [...]

Warfare in Muslim Material Cultures: From Egypt to Bilad al-Sham (Online Short Course)2021-09-02T13:37:35+01:00

Stories As Change: A Webinar with Documentary Filmmaker Oliver Wilkins

Join us for a fascinating presentation by filmmaker Oliver Wilkins on the transformative power of storytelling to facilitate positive change within local communities of Asia and Africa. Wilkins has created projects with the British Council to encourage diverse communities in Yemen and Egypt to explore their communal identity through narratives, and has brought to the fore how such narratives can be used as tools to bolster social engagement.

Stories As Change: A Webinar with Documentary Filmmaker Oliver Wilkins2021-04-13T11:25:10+01:00

Converging Paths 2021 – “Art, Revolution and People’s Voices” a new podcast with Bahia Shehab

Artist, educator and activist Bahia Shehab discusses the role of artists at times of political change, and reflects on what it meant to take part in the Arab Spring a decade ago. She talks about her newly-published book "You Can Crush The Flowers: A Visual Memoir of the Egyptian [...]

Converging Paths 2021 – “Art, Revolution and People’s Voices” a new podcast with Bahia Shehab2021-12-20T19:49:32+00:00

Webinar 1: Egyptian Applique Work in a Global World – An Online Demonstration

Watch our webinar with Hany Abdel Kader and Mohamed Abdel Wahed, two Egyptian master-stitchers who will demonstrate their ancient craft. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=caI3Co55BfQ This webinar has been made available by The Barakat Trust and its supporters. Please consider supporting the work of The Barakat Trust by: Making a donation: https://barakat.org/support-us/donations/ Becoming [...]

Webinar 1: Egyptian Applique Work in a Global World – An Online Demonstration2020-10-19T16:07:04+01:00

Egyptian Applique Work in a Global World

A talk/demonstration with Hany Abdel Kader and Mohamed Abdel Wahed, two Egyptian master-stitchers who will demonstrate their ancient craft. About this Event The craft of applique work (similar to quilting) has flourished in Egypt for at least 1000 years. Traditionally used to make magnificent ceremonial tents and banners, today the [...]

Egyptian Applique Work in a Global World2020-09-24T09:24:56+01:00
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