Workshops Past event Saturday, 12 June 2021

Online Workshop: Shemza Digital Islamic Painting

Part of Refugee Week 2021 and the V&A's Jameel programming.

+44 (0)20 7942 2000
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  • Free event

Past Event

Create your own digital paintings inspired by the work of artist Anwar Jalal Shemza and objects from the V&A collection. Led by renowned multimedia artist Aphra Shemza, develop your digital art skills while learning about the place of migrant voices within British Art History.

This workshop is centred around the shemza.digital project, a collaboration with computer artist Stuart Batchelor and the Estate of Anwar Jalal Shemza. Shemza.digital is based on the work of Aphra’s grandfather, British/Pakistani painter Anwar Jalal Shemza.

No previous experience needed.
This event will take place through Zoom. For this workshop you will be use a free online digital painting tool that requires access to a desktop computer, laptop or tablet.
This workshop is for adults 18+