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A House for Mr. Yabako Programme :    A House for Mr. Yabako
Venue Name: ART GALLERY (IIC Annexe)
Start Date: 12 Feb 2020
End Date: 18 Feb 2020
Start Time: 11:00
Category Name : EXHIBITION
 
An exhibition of photographs by Peeyush Sekhsaria – a man builds a home for himself once in a life time, where he will return tired at the end of a hard day’s work, where his children will play and grow. Only when Yabako sees that Adama’s family is happy in their new home, a Nubian vault, will he start thinking of building a Nubian vault home for himself
 
Preview on Tuesday, 11th February 2020 at 18:30
 
As part of this exhibition, there will be a talk in the Annexe Lecture Room II on Saturday, 15th February 2020 at 18:30 on
 
Around the World in a Nubian Vault
Illustrated talk by Peeyush Sekhsaria, photographer who will present a journey of the Nubian Vault, starting from a chance discovery by Hassan Fathy in a Nubian village, north of the Sahara in Egypt. The talk is based on personal journeys and face to face interactions in Burkina Faso, Niger, Egypt and India and will trace the journey of the 3300 year old Nubian Vault from Nubia to the architecture of Hassan Fathy and from there to Central Asia (Uzbekistan) and even Nalanda in the 7thcentury, followed by the modern era
 
 
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