On Wednesday December 7, 2017, The American University of Afghanistan hosted Arts and Crafts Exposition. The art exhibit featured works by artists from both Kabul and other provinces of Afghanistan, including Herat, and styles from across the country. The exhibit also features the art and photography of AUAF’s very own staff and students.
The exhibition started with welcome remarks by Dr. Sharif Fayez, the founding president of AUAF, followed by keynote speeches delivered by the deans of Kabul University and Herat University’s Art departments. After visitors having a look at the arts in the exhibition, the event ended with a short speech by Dr. Michael Barry about Herat Miniatures Installation that was recently unveiled.