The Islamic Treasures of Africa, 14 Apr 2017 — 30 Jul 2017
Exhibitions

The Islamic Treasures of Africa

Institut du Monde Arabe, Rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard 1

The Arab World Institute highlights African communities that have benefited from thirteen centuries of spiritual and cultural exchange with the Maghrib and the Middle East. Focusing on archaeology, architecture, immaterial heritage, and contemporary art, this unprecedented exhibition brings together around 300 multidisciplinary works in an exhibition space of 1,100 m2 in order to highlight the cultural and artistic richness of the Islamic communities in sub-Saharan Africa.

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
tue, wed, thu 10:00 am – 6:00 pm; fri 10:00 am – 9:30 pm; sat 10:00 am – 7:00 pm; sun 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, –

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

T: + 33 01 40 51 38 38
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ADDRESS
Institut du Monde Arabe, Rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard 1

ESTABLISHED
2012