Fri, Nov 11|
Washington Art Association
Martin Malikzada, master ceramist: a live presentation of his approach to artistic forms
Time & Location
Nov 11, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Memorial Plaza, Washington Depot, CT 06794
About the Event
Mr. Malikzada is a seventh-generation potter, having learned the craft from his father. He is internationally recognized for his technical skill and elegant design, and has shown his works in India, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Japan, the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, and Switzerland, among other places.
In Kabul, Mr. Malikzada served as head of the ceramics department of the Turquoise Mountain Institute, a NGO founded in 2006 by King Charles III, formerly Prince of Wales, with the purpose of reviving historic areas and traditional crafts, to provide jobs, skills and the protection of heritage.