Fine Arts–Movie making, visual art, music

5 Questions: Aasif Mandvi

Last weekend, the Institute for Social Policy & Understanding (ISPU) held their annual banquet, themed “Reshaping the Muslim American Narrative.” Among the keynote speakers was Aasif Mandvi, an actor and correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

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November 26, 2014

ISNA Convention 2014–Art Exhibit—Photos By Laura Fawaz, TMO

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September 4, 2014

Apocalypse, in a Funny Way

Recently, the current younger population—including myself—has been strongly attracted (might I even say obsessed) with post-apocalyptic settings

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August 21, 2014

The Rug of Purification

rug of purification poem

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August 14, 2014

Sami Khan wins UN painting competition

Sami Khan, a 13 year old from Fremont, has won the United Nation’s International Painting Competition.

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July 10, 2014

Praise Allah!

poem by Ayesha Khadija

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June 26, 2014

Stranger

Poem, Amreen Patel

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June 12, 2014

The Rusty Steel

A Poem by Ayesha Khadija

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June 5, 2014

Dulhania Bazaar Expo Brings Back Bollywood Style Wedding and Event Planning to Arizona

On June 1, Dulhania Bazaar (DB) organized its annual bridal expo at The Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale with over 900 attendees and 100 vendors.

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June 5, 2014

The Tides Will Change

A poem by Ayesha Khadija

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May 26, 2014

The Green Velvet

poem

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May 1, 2014

Annual Youth Art Fair

Do What You Can, With What You Have, Where you are.

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March 20, 2014

An American Mosque and An Extraordinary Movie

Meet David Washburn, a Jewish-Christian filmmaker whose documentary, An American Mosque, turns the spotlight on US Muslims’ struggle in post 9/11 years…

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February 27, 2014

Akbar Ahmed Wins Literary Award

Noted scholar Dr. Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University, was awarded the prestigious German Peace Prize at the Karachi Literature Festival.

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February 27, 2014

Protesters, Filmmaker Traverse Egypt’s Transition In ‘The Square’

By Mary Milliken Egyptian director Jehane Noujaim poses for a portrait in Los Angeles, California 12/17/13. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Three years after Egyptian-American filmmaker Jehane Noujaim waded into Cairo’s Tahrir Square to document the early rumblings of revolution, the army governs Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood is back underground and protesters are on […]

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January 9, 2014

“The Citizen” Opening in AMC Theater of Dearborn

On Sunday, October 6th 2013 the AMC theater of Dearborn had the opening day for the trial period of the movie The Citizen.

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October 10, 2013

Film Festival Thrills at Arab American National Museum

The Arab American Museum hosted its long and carefully planned film festival this past weekend in its intimate theater.

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January 31, 2013

Old US Warplanes Turned into Art

Striking pieces of art made from old military hardware

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May 21, 2012

Art Exhibit Explores the History, Beauty, and Richness of Islam

REVELATIONS is a revolution in contemporary Islamic Art.

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April 26, 2012

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