Thursday 8th August 2019New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, UK
Thursday 8th August saw the launch of a new ground breaking Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum (ASVM), a revolutionary project bringing to life Sikh relics and artefacts, at New Walk Museum in Leicester UK. The well attended event was hosted by respected community Sikh representative, Daljit Singh Makan, who introduced speeches ... Read More
18th June 2019 RBS Sikh Network Bishopsgate London The Sikh Museum
Initiative Team showcasing at the Royal Bank of Scotland’s Sikh Network event
“Honouring our Past, Embracing our Future” in London.
With over 200 people in
attendance, the event was an excellent opportunity to showcase the
Sikh Museum’s work and vision. Giving the user an
immersive and interactive experience of historical... Read More
15th JuneAncient House Museum, Thetford, Norfolk.
The launch of the Sophia Duleep Singh Exhibition at Ancient House Museum took place in the morning. The building was owned by the Prince Frederick Duleep Singh, son of Maharajah Duleep Singh who donated it to the town of Thetford. The museum is hosting a pop-up exhibition on the life and importance of the Sophia Duleep Singh and the Suf... Read More
A festival celebrating the cultural link between Thetford and the Punjab has officially begun.
Saturday 7th June 2018
Reporting from Ancient Houses Museum Thetford and the Guildhall.
Numerous events, activities and celebrations will be held during the two-week Festival of Thetford and Punjab, which will run until July 21. It will also commemorate the 125 anniversary of the death of Mahara... Read More
The Contemporary Sikh Art exhibition was launched in the heart of Leicester on 11th May, initiated by the Sikh Museum Initiative and Art Sikh. The exhibition was opened by Assistant City Mayor-Councillor Manjula Sood.
The evening was hosted by the Kartar Singh (Sikh Museum Initiative), who explained the importance of having such events where the rich the history of the Sikh faith could be e... Read More
Rinrio-Sikh Artwork from Russia with Love
Rinrio is an artist based in Chelyabinsk, Russia she undertakes traditional artwork and 2D Digital work. She has undertaken portraits of the Sikh Gurus and other Sikh related portraits. Her depictions of the Gurus and a ‘Defender’ Sikh Woman can be seen at the Contemporary Sikh Art exhibition. She was interviewed by Sikh scholar and head of the Sikh Mus... Read More