Indian Miniture Painting

Date: 7,8,9,10,11 October

Time:11:00 am - 17:00 pm

Educator: Susana Marin

Location: Museum of Islamic Art, Education Centre

Part of the MIA Education


Introduction to the practice of Indian miniature painting through a series of demonstrations and slide lectures, and by its end of this workshop the attendees should have produced their own painting. The technique is illustrated step-by-step so that each aspect of the craft, from the initial preparation of natural pigments colours to the final detailed painting, is revealed. The experience enables the attendants to understand both the practical and philosophical wisdom that lies within this ancient tradition.