Artists in Conversation: Online Talk with the Yunus Emre Institute and Leighton House Museum

Online art talk hosted by Leighton House Museum and the Yunus Emre Institute

*** UPDATE 24/07/20***

You can now watch my talk online via the following link:

A HUGE thank you to everyone who attended the live event! Our Zoom webinar was oversubscribed and fully booked. The talk was also broadcast on two Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. It was a pleasure sharing my work and experiences with all of you, and I hope that it nourished and inspired you on your creative paths. I have been overwhelmed, and very humbled by your kind messages. Thank you!


If you have ever wondered about what the journey to becoming a manuscript illuminator entails, or about the process in learning a traditional Islamic art, this talk is for you! On Tuesday, 21st of July, 6pm (BST) I will be talking about my art practice and experiences in the world of Islamic manuscripts. The talk is online, and absolutely free to attend. However, booking is essential and can be done via the following link:

You can also watch the event live on the @yeelondra Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube accounts. Search for the Yunus Emre Institute. The talk will be posted on the Yunus Emre Institute YouTube channel after broadcast, so you can watch it there if you miss the live event next Tuesday. Do also check out the other talks in their Artists in Conversation series.

Get your questions ready! I look forward to seeing you there!

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