6-14 October 2017

2017 Independent Program

Date

Location

Archive

Exhibition + Independent Space

“Woven” - The Art of Traditional Weavings in Jordan

Jordan Craft Center ALAYDI

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–6:00 pm

Location:

Jabal Amman

Venue:

Jordan Craft Center ALAYDI

In cooperation with Tiraz: Widad Kawar Home of Arab Dress, this exhibition focuses on the different techniques and uses of Bedouin weaving.

Exhibition + Workshop + Independent Space

“Woven” - The Art of Traditional Weavings in Jordan

Tiraz: Widad Kawar Home for Arab Dress

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–7:00 pm

Location:

Jabal Amman

Venue:

Tiraz: Widad Kawar Home for Arab Dress

This exhibition and workshop, in collaboration with Jordan Craft Center ALAYDI, will give adults and children the opportunity to view and participate in the different techniques of Bedouin weaving and textile finishings.

Exhibition + Independent Space

Yarns

Yarns

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–7:00 pm

Location:

Jabal Amman

Venue:

Tiraz: Widad Kawar Home for Arab Dress

A group of women from Petra who work at the floor looms will show visitors how recycled yarn is used.

Exhibition + Independent Space

The Garden

Naqsh Collective: Nisreen and Nirmeen Abu Dail

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–7:00 pm

Location:

Jabal Amman

Venue:

Tiraz: Widad Kawar Home for Arab Dress

Palm Tree (Nakhleh), Love Tree (Shajaret Hubb), Cypress Trees (Saru) are not only the names of motives of Palestinian embroidery.

Exhibition + Independent Space

JODL "Patchwork"

Fann wa Chai

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–12:00 pm

Location:

Jabal Al Lweibdeh

Venue:

Fann wa Chai

In partnership with Zikra Initiative and under the supervision of Husam Manasrah, a collection of patchwork by women from Jdeta Village will be exhibited.

Culture & Food + Independent Space

Annual Science Film Festival- Past, Present and Future of Humanity

The Children's Museum Jordan

Date:

6 – 9, 11 – 14 October 2017

Time:

9:00 am–4:00 pm

Location:

King Hussein Park

Venue:

The Children's Museum Jordan

In cooperation with the Goethe Institute (the German Cultural Center), the Children's Museum Jordan hosts the Science Film Festival.

Workshop + Independent Space

Fabric Manipulation

Caterina Filice

Date:

6 – 8 October 2017

Time:

9:30 am–5:30 pm

Location:

Jabal Amman

Venue:

Design Institute Amman

In this workshop participants will be experimenting with swatches and applying different treatments/manipulations that can change the surface of the fabric and create new textures.

Exhibition + Independent Space

Design for a Nomadic World

Dr. Azra Akšamija and Dr. Mohammed Yaghan

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Location:

Downtown Amman

Venue:

German-Jordanian University (GJU), School of Architecture and Built Environment

"Design for a Nomadic World" explores how art, architecture and design can address the emotional, cultural and aesthetic needs of refugees.

Workshop + Independent Space

Light Weaver Workshop

Dr. Azra Akšamija and Dr. Mohammed Yaghan

Date:

6 – 8 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–2:00 pm

Location:

Downtown Amman

Venue:

German-Jordanian University (GJU), School of Architecture and Built Environment

The "Lightweaver" workshop is part of the "Design for a Nomadic World" exhibition, which explores how art, architecture and design can address the emotional, cultural and aesthetic needs of refugees, while fostering a better cross-cultural understanding and a social cohesion between migrant and host communities.