12 Dec 2013
Writing and Scripts Center organizes a lecture “Cultural and Decorative Importance of the Inscriptions on the Andalusian Antiquities” given by Prof. Kamal Anani, Professor of Islamic Antiquities, Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University.
25 Nov 2013
The Calligraphy Center is organizing a new courses to teach “Hieratic script” from 25/11/2013 : 26/12/2013.
23 Nov 2013
The Calligraphy Center is organizing “Ancient Egyptian Language For Tour Guides” course, from 23/11/2013 : 7/12/2013.
The main target of this course is to introduce tour guides to different examples of hieroglyphic texts and formulas, that they would find in different archeological sites; tombs, temples, museums… etc. To give them better understanding of the sites they visit and to make them able to use such texts in their tours. The course ends with a visit to the Antiquities Museum at the Library of Alexandria and the National Museum of Alexandria.
The Calligraphy Center and its history
The Calligraphy Center is one of the five research centers affiliated to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.Its aim is to study inscriptions, calligraphies and writings in the world throughout the ages,....