Smithsonian Institution Freer and Sackler Galleries 2016

Grant Amount

$20,000

Grant Year

Location

2016

DC

Service Area

National

Issue Areas

Arts, Culture and Media

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Grantee Website

About This Grant

To support two related panel discussions: (1) Stories of the Prophets, to be held during the exhibition’s opening weekend, and (2) The Meaning of the Quran for Muslims at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution, located on the National Mall. The exhibition featured some of the world’s finest Qurans from the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts (TIEM), and was the first major exhibition of the Quran in the United States.