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From Dalston to Dubai …

DUBAI March 2107 From Dalston to Dubai … I hope to see you in Dubai Mojo Gallery from  the 13th of March 2017 during ….  DUBAI ART FAIR. “Triumvirate” brings together 3 artists with origins in Africa (Egypt and Senegal) exploring our … Continue reading

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09/10/15 Screening of the film TAKING OVER THE KING’S LAND

Next week at El Cabina,  there’ll be a screening of the film TAKING OVER THE KING’S LAND directed by Gillian McIver which documented my 2012 mural project in London where I covered a whole housing estate in drawings of mythical and … Continue reading

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AN EGYPTIAN ARTIST AT THE BRITISH MUSEUM

IF YOU’VE EVER BEEN TO LONDON, you’ll know one of the city’s great wonders is the British Museum. It is one of the wonders of the world. It contains artifacts from every part of the planet from all eras of … Continue reading

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Nazir Tanbouli Drawing Performance Chelsea, London July 2015

FIRST, I WENT TO CHELSEA… The Shubbak Festival opening was a party in the piazza of the Chelsea Theatre.  I made several large scale drawings in the open air, accompanied by different musicians. Drumming session: I got involved! Then, time … Continue reading

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TODAY at the British Museum

THE GREAT COURT I will be here in the Great Court of the British Museum, doing drawing performance. Times: Performances 11.45 am, 14.15 pm and 16.00 pm

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NAZIR TANBOULI on ‘Arabesque’ Levant TV London

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“Black Books” the Zen Drawing performance

My Zen drawing combines influences and techniques from my study of Arabic calligraphy and my interest in both Zen and Sufism, and my observation of Japanese calligraphy. it is about the experience of the body mark making, and about the … Continue reading

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ME AND ISAAC NEWTON: THE BLACK BOOKS

Only in London can you have an exhibition on the site of where Isaac Newton lived. Yes the majestic structure of the Westminster Central Library used to be home to Sir Isaac Newton. The exhibition Black Books opened yesterday. Later … Continue reading

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New Exhibition – NAZIR TANBOULI: BLACK BOOKS

NAZIR TANBOULI: BLACK BOOKS, 18 June 2014 an exhibition of book art, drawing and live performance 18 – 30 June 2014 at Westminster Reference Library, 35 St Martin’s St, London WC2H 7HP Opening 18 June 2014, at 7 pm. Nazir … Continue reading

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‘Draw to Perform’ drawing performance Dec 2013

More photos from the DRAW TO PERFORM event at Performance Space, curated by Ram Samocha. photos by Rodney V Williams: thanks to Randa Magdi Aboubakr for assisting me in the performance.

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