TALLI: BETWEEN TRADITION AND MODERNITY
Dr Reem El Mutwalli, founder of The Zay Initiative, and Paula Quetglas Llop, Creative Director and Cofounder of NIILI discuss a collaborative upcoming exhibition of the same title due to take place at Zaman Awwel, Dubai- Mall of The Emirates, on 9th May – 9th July.
Both Exhibition and talk focus on the introduction of Talli craft and shed light on its history across time and space, leading to contemporary creations by NIILI brand inspired by traditional UAE examples from the Zay Collection, an effort to help sustain this traditional craft.
In Paula’s role as the Creative Director of NIILI, Paula leads the design team to bring the brand’s vision of creating high-quality contemporary, and sustainable pieces that resonate emotionally with the United Arab Emirates’ roots to life.
This is an online event taking place on 17 May 2022 at 5-6pm BST. Click here to find out more.