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The Art of Middle Eastern Calligraphy

The Art of Middle Eastern Calligraphy

Gatineau, Quebec, December 19, 2006 – The Canadian Museum of Civilization invites you to a calligraphy demonstration on December 29 and 30 inside the PETRA: Lost City of Stone exhibition, which is presented until February 18, 2007. Join calligrapher Said Moheb Hashimy as he reveals the flowing patterns and intricate styles of Middle Eastern calligraphy.

The Art of Calligraphy
Friday, December 29 and Saturday, December 30, 2006
12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Gallery C
Free with admission to PETRA

For more information, please call 819 776-7000 or 1 800 555-5621.

Media Information:

Chief, Media Relations
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7167

Media Relations Officer
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7169

Fax: 819 776-7187

2006-12-19 00:00:00.000

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