Art Workshop Detail

Workshop on Meditative Art

Introduction to Meditative Art

The Students will be guided by Mariam Hanif during this two day workshop they will be given definitions of Art and Meditation to understand it thoroughly, for the best outcome. Various images will be shown on Meditative art works produced by resident artist and others. These works are acclaimed on Importance of meditative art: its significance in Traditional Islamic Art and modern psychology.


Techniques of Meditative Art

The beautiful thing about meditative art is that one doesn’t require any certain skill or talent to make a piece of art. In fact all you need is focus and passion to extract your own creative gift.  Resident artist will demonstrate the execution techniques, so the students can observe and follow. Students will be given small-scale canvases / pieces of paper with various painting /drawing mediums and inspirational pictures to start their work. The out-come of the work will be highly creative colorful abstract and semi abstract pieces of art made by repetition of dots, marks, doodling and lines.


Objectives and Benefits

The objective of the workshop is to make art for the sake of self-realization and relaxation rather than any burden of good/bad, learning certain skill or visual. The students will learn to transform their thoughts, stress and emotion into visual affirmations through repetitive mark making. There are numerous benefits of meditation through art works; the most eminent are learning patience, mental relaxation, confidence boost and positive thinking.


Terms & condition:

Pre-registration required for workshop and payment to be made in advance.

Students must attend the workshop they have registered and paid for.


Workshop Date:

14 March, Saturday 3 - 6 PM

15 March, Sunday  3 - 6 PM

Workshop Fee 275,AED for Registration Please call 043881663

Early Bird discount: 250,AED (register before 10 march to avail this offer) The gallery will provide all materials.

Artist Mariam Hanif
Date 14 March and 15 March
Session 2
Duration 6 hours
Fee 275

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