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Saba7 El-Chill: The Arab British Centre Summer 2016 Playlist

02 August '16

Fresh out of the oven. The summer playlist that you had been waiting for is here: ‘Saba7 El-Chill: The Arab British Centre Summer 2016 Playlist”.  Old and new Arabic tunes to accompany you during your summer trips, parties and chills. Let’s the joy begin! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhkHdeB9CcvNkxy19rZIsCngJTPUJxXnJ

SAFAR FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO LONDON WITH CURATOR RASHA SALTI’S CELEBRATION OF CONTEMPORARY ARAB CINEMA AND TRIBUTE TO MOHAMED KHAN

01 August '16

A vibrant celebration of Arab Cinema, the biennial SAFAR Film Festival, returns to London this autumn for its third edition, following the phenomenal success of previous programmes in 2012 and 2014. Presented by The Arab British Centre in partnership with the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), and supported by the British Council and The Corinthia […]

10 Reasons Why You Have To See The Palestine Youth Orchestra’s UK Tour This Summer by Sophia Smith Galer

06 July '16

The Palestine Youth Orchestra maintains a unique position amongst youth orchestras internationally, uniting Western and Arabic music and bringing together talented Palestinians from around the world to create an orchestral ensemble of the highest standard.  For details on booking tickets, please click here: http://bit.ly/1TJM1cW 1 – This will be the first time that the Palestine […]

The Arab British Centre mourns the loss of long-standing board member Jamil Bullata

30 June '16

It is with great sadness that we learnt about the death of long-standing member of the Arab British Centre board, accountant and life-long server of the Palestinian cause, Jamil Bullata. Our beloved trustee, Brian Constant, shares a few lines in tribute to Jamil Bullata. Jamil Bullata was part of The Arab British Centre board for […]

WELCOME LITERARY SALON

22 June '16

Refugee Week 20 – 26 June 2016 21 June 2016 We would love to give a huge THANK YOU to everyone who joined us yesterday at our Welcome Literary Salon with Banipal as part of Refugee Week. What a wonderful evening full of poetry, readings, performance, new projects, and film. The event was a wonderful […]

Meet Roberta Marin: Our Islamic Art and Architecture Course Tutor!

22 March '16

The Arab British Centre is excited to announce a new course in Islamic Art and Architecture! We speak to the course leader Roberta Marin, to find out more about her interest in Islamic art and what students can expect from the course. Roberta, could you tell us how you became interested in Islamic Art and […]

Blueprint Beirut Winner of Curator Award at International Fashion Showcase 2016

23 February '16

London, 23 February 2016 Blueprint Beirut winner of Curator Award at International Fashion Showcase 2016 Dates: 19 – 23 February 2016 Opening Hours: 10.00 – 18.00 Daily Address: West Wing Galleries, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA www.somersethouse.org.uk Admission: free; pre-registration advised via Biletto https://billetto.co.uk/fashion-utopias-international-fashion-showcase-2016 The Arab British Centre and Starch Foundation are proud to announce that ‘Blueprint Beirut’ won the […]