Children’s Calligraphy Workshop with Arash Shirinbab
October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm$10
As part of the 6th Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, join us for a children’s calligraphy workshop (ages 8-16) with master calligrapher Arash Shirinbab on Saturday, October 21st from 10am-12pm.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online via the Irving Arts Center Box Office .
Adults, join us for our adult calligraphy workshop on Sunday!
Arash Shirinbab is an award winning artist and calligrapher who has managed to be a successful blend of an award winning artist and Arabic-Persian calligrapher as well as art administrator, art curator, and entrepreneur for the past ten years. He has participated in over 70 exhibitions (over 10 solos) nationally and internationally in the U.S., Spain, Poland, Canada, Russia, France, Italy, and Iran; such as the Triton Museum of Art in California, the Kunsthaus-Berlin-Marbella Center in Spain, and the Saadabad Palace in Tehran. Shirinbab has led over 4 dozen public art programs, has curated 5 international exhibitions from over 1,500 submissions, and has conducted over 2 dozen calligraphy workshops and demonstrations including workshops at Fremont Main Library in California, University of Toronto in Canada, and masterclass at the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy in Moscow.