Muslim Women's Arts Foundation: Opening Ceremony


Sat Mar 05 2022 at 11:30 am to 12:30 pm


Whitworth Art Gallery | Manchester, EN

Muslim Women's Arts Foundation: Opening Ceremony
Join us for the official launch of the Muslim Women’s Arts Foundation and the first-ever Muslim Women’s Arts Festival.
About this Event

This foundation celebrates and elevates Muslim female artists accross the globe!!

There is something for everyone: Welcome speeches, performance, cake cutting, celebration of multi art forms, Tilavat, and singing by Hawo Ahmed Hilowle , famous Somali singer, videos of artwork and more!

Tilavat - a recitation from the holy Quran by: Mahmuda Afolabi.

Welcome by: Qaisra Shahraz MBE and Ed Watts, Head of Learning and Engagement, the Whitworth Art Gallery.

Launched by: Sir Warren Smith KCVO KStJ JP, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Greater Manchester.

Hosted by: Abdullah Afzal, actor and comedian.

Lunch included in Tickets

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Where is it happening?

Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road, Manchester, United Kingdom

Event Location & Nearby Stays:


GBP 10.00


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