Taslim Samji’s interview with CBC News: Ismaili Muslim women’s art exhibit celebrates diversity

Surrey exhibit features work from 9 female Ismaili Muslim artists

Listen here: http://www.cbc.ca/player/play

We’re more alike than we are different — that’s the message behind a new art exhibit in Surrey which features the work of nine female Ismaili Muslim artists.

Aptly named Commonality, the exhibit on display at the Newton Cultural Centre until Jan. 30 features about 20 pieces of art ranging from paintings to sculptures.

Taslim Samji's interview with CBC News: Ismaili Muslim women’s art exhibit celebrates diversity
‘Creation’, by Taslim Samji, the curator of the exhibit Commonality, on display in Surrey’s Newton Cultural Centre. (Taslim Samji)

Photo caption: Commonality: An Exploration of Pluralism – An Exhibition of 8 Female Ismaili Artists; Curator: Taslim Samji

More photographs here: Commonality: An Exploration of Pluralism, by Raymond/Flickr

via CBC.ca British Columbia

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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