Islamic Illumination – Tezhip Evening Program – Artist-in-Residence Retreat
Date(s) - 06/15/2020 - 06/25/2020
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Diyanet Center of America
9610 Good Luck Road
EVENING ISLAMIC ILLUMINATION/TEZHIP PROGRAM
Islamic Illumination (Tezhip) with Betul Kutluhan Hoca
Session 1: Monday, June 15 to Thursday, June 18, 2020
Session 2: Monday, June 22 Thursday, June 25, 2020
7:30 to 9:30 pm Library
Registration Deadline May 31, 2020
Join Betul Kutluhan Hoca to learn the intricate techniques of Islamic Illumination/Tezhip in the Ottoman Tradition.
Betul Kutluhan was born in 1977 in Ankara. She graduated from Tosya Religious Vocational High School in Kastamonu. She began her Tezhip studies with her teacher Mustafa Celebi in 2000. After a period of two years, she continued to study with Tezhip artist Sumeyra Gol for 4 years and received her authorization to teach. She participated in many exhibitions both in Turkey and abroad. She has continued her work with her husband Ahmet Kutluhan in their studio in Üsküdar, Istanbul.
Due to limited seating, we request that you cancel at least 7 days before the classes start. This gives us the opportunity to fill your seat. If you cancel before the 7 days, you will receive a full refund. However, if you do not cancel prior to the 7 days, you will receive credit for a future class.