Nuqta: London Launch!
Following Dubai’s successful event, we are pleased to announce the next part of Nuqta's launch tour! On the 29th June in partnership with the Shubbak Festival and the Crossway Foundation, Nuqta will host a London launch at the Edge of Arabia Testbed Gallery, one of London’s trendiest art spaces. The event will open with Stephen Stapleton, founder of Edge of Arabia and the Crossway Foundation, followed by a short talk by renowned curator of contemporary Middle Eastern art, Venetia Porter of the British Museum. There will be a limited edition skin of the App available for attendees and live, interactive demonstrations will be on display. There will also be the opportunity to try out your calligraphy skills using reed pens and ink as well as take home a limited edition print. The event will be an opportunity for Nuqta fans to hang out and chat with core team members, to ask questions, make suggestions, or just have a good time with like-minded people! Directions:- Limited parking is available. Buses stop at Battersea Bridge/Hester Road: Bus 19 – from/to Finsbury Park, Clerkenwell, Holborn, Knightsbridge, Battersea Bridge Bus 49 – from/to Battersea, Chelsea, Kensington, White City Bus 170 – from/to Roehampton, Clapham Junction, Battersea, Chelsea, Victoria Bus 319 – from/to Streatham, Tooting, Clapham Junction, Battersea, Sloane Square Bus 345 – Clapham Common, Clapham Junction, Battersea, Natural History Museum, Kensington
6/29/2013 5:00:00 PM +01:000.0000
Nuqta: Launch Party
On the 21st March, The Archive will host the launch of the most exciting App of the year! Following Art Dubai’s opening night, join us for the official unveiling of Nuqta. Nuqta will have a launch ‘tour’ starting in Dubai during the region’s most prestigious cultural programme, Art Week. The launch will take place at one of Dubai’s freshest venues – The Archive, Safa Park on 21st March at 6.30pm: www.thearchive.ae. The luminaries of the international calligraphy and typography scene will be attending with the likes of renowned artist Wissam Shawkat and eminent director of The Khatt Foundation - Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares. By attending, you'll also be in with a chance of winning a fantastic prize which we'll be announcing over the next couple of weeks! A short presentation of the Nuqta project will be made, a fun surprise activity will follow and guests will be invited to download the app. Refreshments and canapés will also be served.
3/21/2013 6:30:00 PM +04:000.0000