Mirrored Nature

New exhibition at the Amricani Cultural Centre Under the patronage of the Minister of Information and Minister of State Youth Affairs H.E. Mr. Mohammed Nasir Al-Jabri, the Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah (DAI) welcomed everyone in Kuwait to the opening of its latest exhibition: Mirrored Nature: The Full Circle at the Amricani Cultural Centre. This special exhibition was curated [...]

Mirrored Nature2019-04-16T11:00:29+01:00

Story Time Readers Wanted

Dear Friends, We need your help.  Over the summer, the DAI started a Story Time programme that was a terrific success.  The children, many of whom came every week, loved the stories and so did the parents. (Truth be told, so did the readers!) So, due to popular demand, we’re going to launch CS21 Story Time, to be [...]

Story Time Readers Wanted2017-09-27T14:21:12+01:00

Meet Tarsus

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Tarsus! Tarsus is a zoomorphic figurine from India, currently residing in the Long Ago Zoo: Animals in The al-Sabah Collection exhibition at the Amricani Cultural Centre. He stands 50 cm high, is 54 cm long, and was carved in sandstone in the 9th century AH/15th century CE. However, until today he had no [...]

Meet Tarsus2017-09-27T14:21:13+01:00

DAI and The Yoga Center Kuwait

Team Up for CAW Tots The DAI added a new programme to the Children’s Art Workshop (CAW) schedule this season: CAW Tots. CAW Tots are potty-trained 3.5 – 5 year olds, with an interest in learning about art. The programme is divided into two six-week units, one now and one in the spring. The first [...]

DAI and The Yoga Center Kuwait2017-09-27T14:21:13+01:00

The children’s art workshop new season has started

After watching the "Rabbit and Deer" film, the CAW and CAW JRs kids met in the Warsha for a short conversation about making animals and people from simple shapes.  Then they split up, with the CAW JRs in the Warsha and CAW in the children's library to work on their projects. CAW participants [...]

The children’s art workshop new season has started2014-10-22T08:58:14+01:00