Join Dr. Filiz Çakır Phillip in exploring the manuscripts, textiles, ceramics, and sculptures of mythical creatures that have fascinated and inspired cultures across time.


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FAMILY PROGRAM
Marvellous Creatures PD Day Camp (Ages 6–8)

Friday, June 10, 9 am–4 pm

FAMILY PROGRAM
Marvellous Creatures PD Day Camp (Ages 9–12)

Friday, June 10, 9 am–4 pm

TWO-DAY WORKSHOP
Paint Your Own Miniature: A Marvellous Creature

Saturday, July 9 & Sunday, July 10, 10 am–3 pm

HIGHLIGHT TOUR
Marvellous Creatures with Bita Pourvash

Tuesday, July 26, 6:30–7:30 pm

LECTURE
A Book on Animals from 9th-century Baghdad with Dr. Jeannie Miller

Thursday, September 8, 1–2 pm


Photo Courtesy of Museum of Islamic Art, Doha, Qatar

Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art with Dr. Filiz Çakir Phillip

$20, $18 Friends, $12 students and seniors