Our next lecture on Tuesday 9th May 2017 is:
The Arts of the Mughal Empire
Discover the lavish arts of the Mughal Empire from the courts of the Mughal emperors Akbar the Great, Jahangir and Shah Jahan, the ruler responsible for the creation of the magnificent Taj Mahal. Explore the masterpieces of Mughal art from miniature paintings to precious jade daggers.
Jasleen Kandhari is Lecturer of Indian art and textiles for Oxford University's department of Continuing Education, contributing editor of Indian textiles for the Textiles Asia Journal and lecturer on the Royal Academy of Arts tour to India: Treasures of the Punjab & Little Tibet.
Formerly Curator of Asian collections at the University of British Columbia, Museum of Anthropology in Canada, she has also worked for the British Museum and the British Library in curatorial and research positions. She has extensive lecturing experience at museums, universities and art societies including University of Oxford's museum of art - the Ashmolean Museum, the British Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum.