October 2009

TASM invited one of the renowned Turkish calligraphers, Mr. Aydin Cayir, to introduce this traditional and one of the finest art forms. He talked about the historical background, styles and techniques of calligraphy art. Later he gave live session where he demonstrated various forms of calligraphy.

Later the viewers had a chance to get their names written in calligraphy forms.

The event was held in collaboration with local volunteers at several locations in Michigan:

University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
Michigan State University – Lansing
Murphy Elementary School – Lansing
Balkan American Community Center – Troy