RAMADAN FAMILY TOUR
Museum of Islamic Art Every Monday during Ramadan, 9:00 p.m.
Through this expert-guided tour, get a special insight into the collections currently on exhibit at the MIA.
RAMADAN SPORTS FESTIVAL
Aspire July 2
The two-week festival will feature eleven different sports for men and women, including beach soccer, basketball, football, junior football, flag football, volleyball , table tennis for special needs.
SPLASH & DASH
Aspire Dome Swimming Pool and Indoor Athletics Track July 2 - August 31, Every Sunday & Wednesday from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Aspire Dome Swimming Pool and Indoor Athletics Track will host swimming and running open sessions. The registration is open until August 31. The on-site registration is subject to the availability at Splash & Dash welcome desk every Sunday and Wednesday between 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
GILDING THE LILY
Museum of Islamic Art July 2, 9 and 16, 12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m.
In this class you'll learn how to gild with real gold leaf and complete the piece with a beautiful painted floral border, resulting in a lovely card suitable for any occasion. For ages 16 and above. For booking a spot in the class, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
LITTLE DA VINCIS & PERSIAN PORTRAITURE
Museum of Islamic Art July 3, 10 and 17, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Join us in creating a glass painting inspired by the remarkable floral designs in MIA's collection. Students will go on a trip through the galleries, learn about the objects from Iran and Turkey, and create their own artwork on glass. For children between the ages three and five. For bookings, contact email@example.com
TIE THE SULTAN’S TURBAN
Museum of Islamic Art July 6, 10, 13 and 17, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Meet the MIA's powerful men and women who lived and ruled during the Islamic golden ages. Let's see what their outfits looked like and what kinds of headdresses they wore. Then let's make our own royal headdress! For children between the ages 9-12. For booking, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
ARABESQUE WOODEN TILE
Museum of Islamic Art July 9 and 16, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
In this two-part workshop each session has a different activity inspired by the patterns and floral designs in MIA. Come learn about the history of the objects, geometry in Islamic Art, and create your own pieces by painting on wood. For booking, contact email@example.com
RAMADAN RETREAT: RELAX, RECHARGE & GROW
Sealine Beach Resort July 17 -19, 4 p.m.
Look inward and see what is moving you, what is bothering you, where there are opportunities for change and growth. The retreat then empowers you to leverage those opportunities. The weekend is all about enjoying the ‘simple pleasures' of life – good, wholesome food storytelling and sharing, stretching the boundaries of our comfort zones, the spirit of sisterhood, a feeling of community. For more information, contact info@ hwwqatar.com.
CERAMICS OF AL-ANDALUS
Museum of Islamic Art April 30 - August 30
Focusing on rare and beautiful ceramics from Spain, the objects on display exemplify the blending of Muslim and Christian artistic motifs. Through the display of Andalusi ceramics, we highlight our philosophy of collecting and conserving key objects in the history of Islamic art to show why and how a museum collection is developed.