Sun, Dec 10|
Villanova University Art Gallery
Art of Interfaith Understanding- Wisdom of Sufism
Join us in this immersive journey that celebrates the enduring wisdom of Sufism, uniting past and present in a tapestry of artistic expression.
Time & Location
Dec 10, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Villanova University Art Gallery, 800 Lancaster Ave, Villanova, PA 19085, USA
About the event
Guide: Dr. Yasemin Akış, Dept. of Theology & Religious Studies Wisdom of Sufism is a dynamic exploration of contemporary artistic responses to the profound spiritual tradition of Sufism. This group exhibition showcases diverse expressions inspired by the teachings of Rumi, a 13th century poet and theologian, delving into themes of self-discovery and transcendence.
Through the mediums of photography, painting, calligraphy, musical instruments, and interpretive dance, these artists offer a unique lens into the depths of the human spirit. By melding ancient wisdom with modern forms, they invite viewers to contemplate the universal truths that resonate across time and culture. Join us in this immersive journey that celebrates the enduring wisdom of Sufism, uniting past and present in a tapestry of artistic expression.