1. Waqas Khan: Jameel Prize 3

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    Waqas Khan was born in Akhtarabad, Pakistan. Having trained in the miniature style, he is skilled in the delicate art of printmaking. Using small and precise marks on paper, he creates forms and shapes…

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    • Faig Ahmed: Jameel Prize 3

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      Faig Ahmed was born in Baku, Azerbaijan, where he currently lives and works. His work explores traditional Azerbaijani rug-making, introducing contemporary sculptural elements and processes to create…

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      • Pascal Zoghbi: Jameel Prize 3

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        Pascal Zoghbi is one of only a few designers working in the relatively new discipline of contemporary Arabic typography. Having studied extensively in Europe, Zoghbi returned to his hometown of Beirut…

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        • Nasser Al-Salem: Jameel Prize 3

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          Nasser Al Salem was born – and lives and works – in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. First and foremost, he is a calligrapher – but one who seeks to re-invent the age-old Islamic technique,…

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          • Rahul Jain: Jameel Prize 3

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            Textile designer and historian Rahul Jain was born – and lives and works– in New Delhi. In 1993, Jain set up ASHA, a workshop of traditional Indian drawlooms in Varanasi. ASHA weaves patterned…

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            • Nada Debs: Jameel Prize 3

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              Nada Debs is a Lebanese furniture and product designer. She studied in the USA and worked in London before returning to Lebanon in 2000 to found East and East, a company that manufactures and sells…

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              • Jameel Prize 3: The shortlist

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                The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition. Its aim is to explore the relationship between Islamic traditions of art, craft and design…

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                • Florie Salnot: Jameel Prize 3

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                  Florie Salnot was born in France and lives and works between Hamburg, London and Paris. Her interest is in social design, craft and product design, and she is motivated by the desire to use design…

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                  • Laurent Mareschal: Jameel Prize 3

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                    Laurent Mareschal was born Paris, where he is still based. Much of his work is underpinned by a preoccupation with incommunicability, and therefore invites audience involvement. Mareschal lived in…

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                    • Interviews with Finalists for the V&A's Jameel Prize 2009

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                      Interviews with Jameel Prize 2009 winner Afruz Amighi and three of the finalists: Hassan Hajjaj, Susan Hefuna and Camille Zakharia. Works by all the finalists are featured. Afruz Amighi, Winner,…

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