Al Obaidli: 120 artifacts showcased at ‘Drop by Drop’
June 09, 2021 / 10:07 PM
Sharjah 24: Intisar Al Obaidli, curator of the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation, explained that the “Drop by Drop Life Falls from the Sky. Water, Islam and Art” exhibition, currently organised by Sharjah Museums Authority at Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation, was opened on Wednesday in collaboration with the Italian Fondazione Torino Musei Foundation, and will run until December 11.
She said that the exhibition showcases 120 articrafts from 16 Italian public and private museums, in cooperation with a group of museum holdings and the Art Museum in Sharjah.
In an exclusive statement to “Sharjah 24”, Al Obaidli added that the exhibition is divided into 4 sections: the blessing of water and Islam, the water and daily life, traditional baths, and modernity. She noted that each section is rich in many acquisitions that introduce the public to the arts, history, and civilisation of Islam from an artistic perspective.