Short Courses & Lectures
The Open Programme offers lectures, workshops and short, practical courses in traditional arts and crafts. These are open to anyone over the age of 18 and suit all levels of ability and experience, from beginners to seasoned practitioners.
Symmetry and Tessellation in the Al-Maridani Mihrab
With Delfina Bottesini
The mihrab Al-Maridani mosque in medieval Mamluk Cairo is a geometric masterpiece worthy of careful study by every student of Islamic design. Explore the principles of symmetry that underlie this fascinating pattern and discover how the designer’s mastery of tessellation is revealed in its composition.
Geometry Summer School
Our five-day residential Geometry Summer School immerses the participant in a series of in-depth lectures, seminars, and practical workshops. Our programme this year will look at geometry within the context of the Quadrivium.
Monday - Friday