Across Time and Space (Exhibition)

Across Time and Space (Exhibition + Talks): At the Ismaili Centre, a vibrant, colourful and thrilling exhibition of contemporary garments which have been inspired and influenced by Iranian, Kurdish, Middle Eastern, Central Asian, Egyptian and North African cultures. Alongside them, the Royal Geographical Society presents a fascinating display of pre-photographic images and maps of the Silk Road and its Persian influence, together with original artefact from its collection. Celebrating the cultures of the Silk Road, the programme includes evening talks and performances: 'People and Places on the Silk Road', 'Threads Along the Silk Road', 'Colours of Kurdistan' and 'Iranian Nights'. Running from 25-29 November, 2014 at the Ismaili Centre, 1 Cromwell Gardens, London SW7 2SL.