Imran Qureshi

Imran Qureshi: Tradition and Reinvention
in Contemporary Miniature Painting

The Roof Garden Commission: Imran Qureshi

Sunday, September 15, 2013, 3:00–4:30 p.m.

The extraordinary tradition of miniature painting has provided fertile ground for young artists working in Pakistan, India, and beyond. Join Met curators Ian Alteveer, Maryam Ekhtiar, and Navina Najat Haidar, along with Roof Garden Commission artist Imran Qureshi for a discussion of the medium's rich history and its deep resonances as a contemporary practice.

This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition The Roof Garden Commission: Imran Qureshi.

Above: Imran Qureshi (Pakistani, b. 1972). Opening Word of This New Scripture, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Corvi-Mora, London.

Free with Museum admission

Honoré Daumier  (French, 1808–1879) | A Theater Audience (detail), 19th century | 1972.118.203

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