Fashioning an Empire: Textiles from Safavid Iran

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This captivating exhibition sheds light on silk's vital role during the Safavid period (1501–1736 CE) and is organized into four sections: the silk monopoly and state manufacturing, Isfahan's rise as an imperial capital, Safavid fashion and trends, and contemporary commissions by local designers inspired by Safavid textiles.

Date: October 23, 2023 - April 20, 2024

Timings:  9 am – 7 pm

Access: Free for Residents. Non-residents – QAR 50. Tickets need to be purchased online.