UK foundation dedicated to promoting arts and culture across Asia

Bagri Foundation

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Squared Kufic Script © The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts

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Highlight

Tales of the Silk Road | Chapter 2: Lebanon

25 February, 7pm, Rich Mix, London

Join Bagri Foundation and Shorts On Tap on a visually compelling exploration of Lebanese filmmaking this February 25th. The second Chapter of the series is an extraordinary programme of works exploring, depicting, deciphering Lebanon through short films and discussion with attending filmmakers and guest speaker Dr Claire Louise Launchbury, hosted by presenter Nasri Atallah.

About

The Bagri Foundation, established in 1990, is a family foundation spanning three generations. With a shared spirit of curiosity we are driven by a desire to learn and are inspired by creative, unique and unexpected ideas that weave the traditional and the contemporary of Asian culture.Through a diverse programme of film, visual arts, music, dance, literature, courses and lectures, we give artists and experts from across Asia, or those inspired by the continent, wider visibility on the global stage.

Partners

We are proud to forge partnerships with a number of established organisations. These include: the Ashmolean Museum, The Royal Opera House, the Science Museum, the Royal Collection Trust, Shubbak Festival of Contemporary Arab Culture, the London Indian Film Festival, The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts, the River to River Florence Indian Film Festival, Shorts on Tap, Whitechapel Gallery and the Barbican.