The Alif Ba exhibition opens this week at its next stop, Al Bustan Seeds for Culture in Philadelphia PA. Co-produced by the Qatar Foundation and the National Children’s Museum in honor of the 2021 Year of Culture between the United States and Qatar, the exhibition is an interactive experience aimed at introducing young audiences to the Arabic alphabet and language through touch and sound.
A community event co-hosted by QAIC and Al Bustan will be held on Saturday, June 4 in celebration of the exhibition’s opening. Engaging activities and attractions available to attendees will be a calligraphy station manned by calligrapher Elinor Aishah Holland, a henna artist, and live music by a percussionist.
Guided walking tours from Perry World House to the Alif Ba exhibition at Al Bustan Seeds of Culture will be available at the following times: