2018 Jaffna Crafts conference -
Jaffna Craft conference and survey of crafts workshops


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Tradition/Transformation? Craft, Practise and Discourse
10 - 12 May 2018
An Interdisciplinary and Trilingual Conference on Craft
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TRADITION OR TRANS/FORMATION? CRAFT, PRACTICE AND DISCOURSE. An Interdisciplinary and Trilingual Conference on Craft, 10–12 May 2018. Department of Fine Arts, Jaffna University and Sri Lanka Archive of Contemporary Art, Architecture & Design, Jaffna

Organized by Department of Fine Arts, Jaffna University, American Institute for Lankan Studies (AILS), Colombo, Lanka Decorative Arts (LDA) and Sri Lanka Archive of Contemporary Art, Architecture & Design, Jaffna. Conference Conveners: Dr. T. Sanathanan, Senior Lecturer, Department of Fine Arts, University of Jaffna and Dr. Ayesha Abdur-Rahman, Founding Director, Lanka Decorative Arts, Colombo

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THE KITCHEN
Culinary Ethnology in Sri Lanka
August 4th - 7th 2016
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Introduction to conference
 
 
Biography, abstracts and video of presentation.
Adilah Ismail
Dashamanaya Vidya jyothi Ashley de Vos  
Deborah Philip  
Deshika Van Haght  
Dr Dulma Karunarathna
Dr T. Sanathanan
Dr. Malathi de Alwis
Ganga Rajinee Dissanayake
Jesmil Raheem  
Sudarsini Vignamohan & Kumutha Umakanthan
Dilshani Ranasinghe  
Packiyanathan Ahilan
Prof. Asoka De Zoysa
Prof. Elizabeth Simpson
Prof. K.D. Paranavitana
Prof. Sudharshan Seneviratne  
Antonia Behan
Ramla Wahab Salman
Ninel Fernando  
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LANKA DECORATIVE ARTS 2013 CONFERENCE
IVORY AND THE ELEPHANT, A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE

SRI LANKA, 26-28 NOVEMBER 2013

   
Full articles in program order
K. D. Paranavitana
Ayesha Abdur-Rahman
Ashley de Vos
Maria de Conceicao Borges de Sousa  
Joana Belard da Fonseca  
Gianluca Rubagotti  
     

Lanka Decorative Arts is organizing an international conference on ivory to be convened in Colombo and Galle, in November 2013.  The theme will be Ivory and the Elephant.  The conference will focus on art historical and historical matters of ivories produced in Asia (notably Sri Lanka, Goa, the Philippines and South East Asia) for export to Europe during the period of European expansion, from the 16th to the 19th centuries.  Legal issues regarding ivory, and elephant conservation will also be included.
26 and 27th November will held be in Colombo, 28th in Galle, and on 29th an optional tour to Kandy will be organized.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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