Category Archives: Exibitions/Conferences

Much ado about nothing

A decade after the first international conference on Afghanistan at Bonn, Germany is hosting a follow-up conference on Monday, widely known as Bonn II. The first Bonn Conference prepared a framework for the newly established Afghan administration and picked Hamid … Continue reading

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H.H The Prince Karim Aga Khan at the International Bonn Conference 2011

Germany’s special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Michael Steiner speaks with Prince Aga Khan during the 10th annual international Afghanistan conference on December 5, 2011 in Bonn, Germany. Representatives from a variety of countries are meeting to discuss the future … Continue reading

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Toronto to house only Islamic Art Museum in North America

The artistic pieces have graced the homes of Mughal emperors, adorned the gardens of Persian palaces and educated the masses of the Muslim world. Soon, over 1,000 years of Islamic art and culture will find a permanent home in Toronto. … Continue reading

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Building bridges: Aga Khan to Initiate New Canadian Museum

TORONTO – Canadian tolerance and pluralism will take another leap forward on Friday when the Aga Khan opens two key institutions and a park in Toronto. The Aga Khan will participate in the foundation ceremony of the first ever Aga … Continue reading

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Light of the Sufis: The Mystical Arts of Islam

On view May 16 – August 8, 2010 at the Caroline Wiess Law Building Source: MFAH

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Treasures of the Aga Khan Museum. Masterpieces of Islamic Art

This is the first time the Aga Khan’s collection has been exhibited in Germany. More than 200 masterpieces have been chosen to document more than one thousand years of cultural history. The works on display in Berlin’s Martin-Gropius-Bau are from … Continue reading

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The Clinton Global Initiative University Meeting in Miami

Rahim Kanani  Harvard Divinity School Under the leadership, mission and vision of former U.S. President William J. Clinton, an admired global symbol of lifelong public service, this past weekend marked yet another milestone in inching the world towards a more … Continue reading

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