april, 2024

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The Land We Share

Event Details

Join artist and designer Sahra Hersi for creative workshop The Land We Share and make a family carpet inspired by the natural world and your dream garden.

When: April 3 to 12 | 11.00 – 16.00 (3 – 5 April and 10 – 12 April)

Where: V&A South Kensington (Art Studio, Learning Centre)

Age: 5 plus

Ticket price: Free

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More information from organisers:

At the drop-in design workshop The Land We Share, you will draw inspiration from landscapes and carpets displayed as part of the Islamic Middle East collection. Work together as a family to make a carpet tile from card, fabric, and other materials. Make a family carpet tile to take home and make one to add to the group carpet and help us celebrate nature together.

Other workshops on offer include:

Drop-In: Moving with Nature & Screening
Wednesday, 3 – Friday, 5 April 2024
11.00 – 16.00
V&A South Kensington
Raphael Court, Room 48a
Families are invited to take part in an hour-long session dedicated to drawing and movement exercises inspired by the collection, mindfulness, and nature, followed by screenings of dance films that celebrate the magic of the natural world.

Drop-in design: Shapes and Structures
Wednesday, 10 April 2024 – Friday, 12 April 2024
11.00 – 16.00
V&A South Kensington
Raphael Court, Room 48a
Join the Art of Islamic Pattern to explore building 3D structures inspired by Islamic art, architecture, inspired and patterns found in the natural world! Work together as a family and build creations from sticks and other materials to explore ideas behind Islamic patterns and how these patterns can be built into structures.

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