CAC Boston

Center for Arabic Culture
مركز الثقافة العربية

January 13, 2012 2:03 pm

Happy Friday from the CAC! New favorite musical combo: Mozart and the tableh.

1:20 pm
eaudeyasmine:

Atayef- Sweet, ricotta-stuffed Arabic pancakes topped with pistachios and syrup.

eaudeyasmine:

Atayef- Sweet, ricotta-stuffed Arabic pancakes topped with pistachios and syrup.

12:58 pm

CAC Class Spotlight: Inta wa Ana

Inta wa Ana (You and Me) is an Arabic immersion class for little ones (1-3 years old). Children will get exposed to the Arabic language in a “Mommy and me” style playgroup through games and music. 

Time: Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30am (1/18-2/22)

Tuition: $90

Location: Center for Arab Culture, The Armory, 191 Highland Ave., 6B, Somerville MA

Click here to register! Class begins next week.

12:27 pm 12:16 pm
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January 12, 2012 5:50 pm
Syrian-born American artist Diana al-Hadid will showcase her work in Invisible Cities, an exhibit at MASS MoCA starting April 14th. We’ve already marked our calenders because her work is breathtaking! Using materials such as cardboard, wood, fiberglass, aluminum foil and plaster, al-Hadid constructs jarring and bold architectural sculptures. This exhibit will be a must-see.

Syrian-born American artist Diana al-Hadid will showcase her work in Invisible Cities, an exhibit at MASS MoCA starting April 14th. We’ve already marked our calenders because her work is breathtaking! Using materials such as cardboard, wood, fiberglass, aluminum foil and plaster, al-Hadid constructs jarring and bold architectural sculptures. This exhibit will be a must-see.


2:13 pm

CAC Class Spotlight: Intro to Arabic Calligraphy

Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy will give students a chance to learn about the art of Arabic calligraphy within the Arab-Muslim historical context. Participants will get hands-on experience practicing various scripts with individual instruction, as well as take-home assignments. 

Time: Thursdays, 6-7:30pm (1/19 - 2/23)

Tuition: $120

Material Cost: $10

Instructor: Wafaa Alshimrty

Prerequisites: Basic prior knowledge of the Arabic alphabet

Location: Center for Arab Culture, The Armory, 191 Highland Ave., 6B, Somerville MA

Click here to register!

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1:04 am
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by Widad al Orfali (please check out her gallery, it’s a must-browse!)



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mireo:

by Widad al Orfali (please check out her gallery, it’s a must-browse!)

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