Course Details & Booking

Dates:
Monday – Friday 10:30am – 4.30pm, 19th – 23rd August 2019

Location:
Studio DG1, Bow Arts Lane, Bow Arts Trust, 183 Bow Rd, London E3 2SJ


FULLY BOOKED ~ Workshop 1, open to adults aged 18+ years
10.30am - 5pm, 20-22 October 2023 


Places available - Workshop 2, open to 16-18 year olds  
10.30am - 5pm, 24-26th October  2023  Bow Studio - East London 


To enrole email:
francesca@thecreativedimension.org

Course fee:
Free - Booking is essential ~ places are strictly limited to the first 15 applicants.

Queries

    Please use the form below to register your interest or for any queries you may have regarding this study trip.

    ~ Adult class FULLY BOOKED ~

    Architecture and Symbolism – Crafting the Agra Colonnade

    Free drawing and craft workshop this October 2023 

    V&A East project in collaboration with the Art of Islamic Pattern and The Creative Dimensions Trust, supported by the Nunnery Cafe & Bow Arts.

    V&A East project in collaboration with the Art of Islamic Pattern and The Creative Dimensions Trust, supported by the Nunnery Cafe & Bow Arts.

    Join us for this free, three-day workshop.  Learn to draw, carve, and inlay precious stones into arches inspired by the Agra Colonnade, to form part of a semi-permanent display at V&A Storehouse in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London.

     

    We you to explore and interpret Mughal art and architecture, starting with an exclusive visit to see the 10 metre long Agra Colonnade (a series of decorated arches) at its new home at V&A East, Storehouse.  You will meet with curators from the East Asia department of the V&A for a deeper insight into this exquisite piece of architecture, before immersing yourself into the making process and creating your own sample pieces. The Colonnade hasn’t been seen by the public for almost 70 years and a selection of the artwork created in this workshop will form part of the new interpretive display at V&A East Storehouse.

    • This special event is free and open to all abilities.
    • Booking is essential ~ places are strictly limited to the first 15 applicants.
    • This workshop will be repeated twice.

    Workshop 1, open to adults aged 18+ years

    10.30am – 5pm, 20-22 October 2023

    Bow Studio – East London Email islamicpattern@gmail.com to enrole

    Workshop 2, open to 16-19 year olds  

    10.30am – 5pm, 24-26th October  2023 Bow Studio – East London Open to 16-19 year olds  people living, working, or studying in the four local boroughs of Hackney, Newham, tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest. Email: francesca@ thecreativedimension.org to enrole

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