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Irthi soars to new heights in 2022 boosting global cultural exchange with innovative initiatives

Irthi soars to new heights in 2022 boosting global cultural exchange with innovative initiatives

As part of its mission to preserve and revive Emirati heritage

  • Showcased innovative collections at Cambi Auction House Auctions during Milan Design Week
  • Received an invitation from the Ministry of Culture of Italy and the Michael Angelo foundation to exhibit their unique designs at Palazzo Litta
  • 41 items from the vibrant creativity of Bulgari’s exceptional heritage jewellery alongside contemporary ‘Talli’ artefacts showcased in Sharjah
  • 3,000 participants (300 per cent) increase in Hirfati Youth Programme
  • 35 workshops attracted 2,938 young participants
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Irthi imbues Emirati heritage crafts with modern designs and techniques at ongoing exhibition and workshops

Irthi imbues Emirati heritage crafts with modern designs and techniques at ongoing exhibition and workshops

Emirati artisans come together at Etihad Towers to display age-old creative techniques blended in modernity for futuristic zeal and appeal

Sharjah, November 25, 2022

As part of its vision and mission to revitalise and preserve local crafts and traditions, Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council, a NAMA Women Advancement affiliate, is offering a unique opportunity for the public to expand their craft vocabulary and learn, experience and exhibit their craftworks on Emirati culture and heritage.

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