Persian Visual Arts, Music and Dance Workshops
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 1:00pm to Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
Persian Visual Arts, Music and Dance Workshops


Saturday Aug 3, 2019
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Smith Memorial Building

1825 SW Broadway 
Portland OR 9720


Visual Arts, Music and Dance Workshops

Saturday, August 3, 2019
Smith Memorial Building

Free admission

Event Details

Through visual arts, music and dance, together we continue fostering community connection and pride, drive awareness and education about our diverse cultures and traditions, and we prove how Portland metropolitan area is a great place to live, work and visit! 


1:00 pm    Registration and Exhibition

1:30 pm    An introduction to Iranian Visual and Performance Art

2:00 pm   Persian Music Modal System

2:30 pm   Hands on workshops: (1) Calligraphy, Illumination and Miniature (2) Daf:  Middle Eastern Frame Drum

 (3) Santoor:  Similar to Hammered Dulcimer

4:30 pm    Kurdish Style Dance


Registration for workshops is on a first come, first served basis and SPACE IS LIMITED!  Please register online and reserve your space.


Sponsored by the Middle East Studies Center and: