17:45 - 18:15 Thursday 3rd December 2020

How are artists working today inspired by past traditions?
  • Panel Discussion
  • Language:- English
  • Category:- Tradition
Where do artists turn for inspiration? For many who have a connection to the Islamic world, the variety of patterns, motifs and stylistic forms within Islamic art and architecture is a natural resource. How have these been re-interpreted by artists working today and which traditional techniques and patterns been re-vitalised and made relevant to a contemporary museum-visiting audience?