Kiran Ahluwalia & Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali: Presented in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum

Kiran Ahluwalia & Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali: Presented in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum

Royal Conservatory 2014-2015 Season, World Music Series, World Music, Royal Conservatory Presents South Asian vocal traditions take centre stage as Kiran Ahluwalia explores the language of the heart through ghazals and Punjabi folk songs. To open the evening, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s nephews, Rizwan and Muazzam, bring the propulsive energy of qawwali to Koerner Hall.…

Aga Khan Campus: A Museum, Ismaili Centre, & Islamic-inspired Park

Aga Khan Campus: A Museum, Ismaili Centre & Islamic-inspired Park

Toronto Trio: A museum, Ismaili Centre, and islamic-inspired park are significant additions to the city that aim to facilitate mutual understanding and exchange between different communities and faiths. By: Elsa Lam / Canadian Architect While the Aga Khan’s development agencies often choose to work behind the scenes, their new Toronto projects are impossible to keep…

Commemorating Milad un Nabi (the birth of the Prophet Muhammad) University of Calgary in partnership with Ismaili Muslim Council

Commemorating Milad un Nabi (the birth of the Prophet Muhammad) University of Calgary in partnership with Ismaili Muslim Council

Arabic Language and Muslim Cultures pilot program a hit An event held this month to commemorate Milad un Nabi (the birth of the Prophet Muhammad) reflected the University of Calgary’s partnership with the Ismaili Muslim Council for the Prairies. Leaders from across Calgary’s Muslim community attended the April 9 event, featuring keynote speaker, Prof. Ruba…

Architect Raymond Moriyama to launch $100K Architecture Prize at Aga Khan Museum Toronto

Architect Raymond Moriyama to launch $100K Architecture Prize at Aga Khan Museum Toronto

Celebrated Canadian architect Raymond Moriyama is launching a $100,000 prize this fall that is being billed as one of the largest architectural prizes in the world. Established jointly with the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada Foundation, the Moriyama RAIC International Prize will celebrate an outstanding building or project by an architect, a group of collaborators…

The Ismaili Canada & USA publications - Aga Khan Museum dedicated issues.

Connections: Aga Khan Museum

Via Connections, Ismaili Mail introduces a new series specifically highlighting some of the international partnerships and programs of the Aga Khan Museum (AKM). Over the course of the last decade several extensive exhibitions have been commissioned for audiences in Europe and Asia. In addition to that, smaller special but focused international preview exhibitions are now underway in…

Construction of Aga Khan Museum Toronto - Planting of Trees

Construction of Aga Khan Museum Toronto – Planting of Trees

Via Jim Bowie: Lots of trees planted, plus sod and hydro-seeding going on. Photographs taken on Wednesday Nov 19, 2013. We recommend you click these three links to have a big screen view of the images at the source. http://www.flickr.com/photos/cobby17/10967676535/lightbox/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/cobby17/10967761036/lightbox/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/cobby17/10967760256/lightbox/

Aga Khan Museum and Ismaili Centre Urbantoronto

Event: Aga Khan Museum & Ismaili Centre presentation November 19 2013 | canadianarchitect.com

This presentation of the Aga Khan Museum & Ismaili Centre in Toronto by the project team features Diarmuid Nash, Partner, Moriyama & Teshima Architects; C. Po Ma, Project Director, Moriyama & Teshima Architects; and Dan Bodman, Project Director, Carillion Canada. The Aga Khan Museum is dedicated to the preservation of Muslim arts and culture. The…

Toronto becoming a hot spot for tourists - In addition, the $300 million Aga Khan Centre will open in 2014

Toronto becoming a hot spot for tourists – In addition, the $300 million Aga Khan Centre will open in 2014

TORONTO – A sheepish North American economy is having little impact on the number of international tourist streaming into the City of Toronto. The latest numbers from 2011 says hotel room nights sold surpassed nine million for the first time and continues its upward swing. Most of the increase is attributed to overseas visitors from…

Launch of Aga Khan Museum Toronto's Outreach Event in Chicago USA

Launch of Aga Khan Museum Toronto’s Outreach Event in Chicago USA

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.665365673488231.1073741826.485619821462818&type=1 Earlier related: Enlightened Encounters: Aga Khan Museum’s first outreach program Glenview Ismaili Center to display Aga Khan Museum’s first outreach program TheIsmaili.org: Encounters with the Aga Khan Museum coming to USA in autumn All related Aga Khan Museum Toronto