Artist Encounters with artist Omar Al-Shahabi 

28 February, 1, 2, and 3 March 2021 from 4 to 7pm (limited seats)  

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Join artist Omar Al-Shahabi in a 4 day workshop at Mathaf to learn the techniques of book making inspired by Mathaf’s collection and to understand the production, design and concept of making an artistic book and the materials used to produce it. 

The workshop is in Arabic 

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Photo: Mohan Samant, 'Medusa on the Moon' (mixed media, 1988).
Image courtesy: Estate of the Artist 

Mathaf Talk, Open Questions, by Ranjit Hoskote 

Saturday 27 February 2021 from 5pm (Doha Time – Online)

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Join us online for Mathaf Talk: Open Questions by Ranjit Hoskote on ‘How are Canons Formed?’ with reference to the processes of canon-formation in Indian modernism. 

This talk will take place over Zoom and will be in English with simultaneous Arabic translation.

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Huguette Caland: Faces and Places - Panel Discussion (Online)


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Please join us online for a discussion on Huguette Caland: Faces and Places exhibition with curator, Mohammed Rashid Al Thani in conversation with Brigitte Caland and Tarek El-Ariss.  

This talk will take place over Zoom. You will receive a booking confirmation upon registration and a link to join the talk on the Zoom app.  

This discussion is in English and simultaneous Arabic translation will be provided.
Join us and be part of the conversation!

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YTO Closing Slide

Yto Barrada in conversation with Laura Barlow 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2020 FROM 6:00 PM (DOHA TIME - ONLINE)  Register Here

Join Yto Barrada in conversation with exhibition curator Laura Barlow in a public event marking the closure of Barrada’s solo exhibition, My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nougat at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, Qatar from 2 August – 30 November 2020, and celebrates the publication of the exhibition catalogue, both curated and edited by Laura Barlow.

The event will be held in English and simultaneous Arabic translation will be provided.

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Story Time with Mathaf Library (Online)

27 September, 11 and 25 October 2020

Mathaf “story time” series provides the opportunity for young children (7-12 years old) with their families to listen to short meaningful story.  Stories will be presented on our IGTV @MathafModern.

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