Mariam Rosser Owen

Country of origin UK
University Oxford University
Course Post Doctoral Research
Grant issued 2006
Area of interest Arts & Archaeology of the Islamic World

Profile

Mariam Rosser-Owen is a curator in the V&A's Middle Eastern Section, and looks after the Museum's collections from the Arab World. She is a specialist in the medieval Mediterranean, in particular Islamic Spain, and has recently been researching the collecting of Arab art by the V&A in the 19th century.

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Barakat 30th Anniversary

date: Thursday 5 October 2017

Since 1987 The Barakat Trust, with the help of its supporters, has raised and distributed funds for ......  More »
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Matisse in Studio and his Islamic collections

date: Friday 22nd September

Matisse in StudioStep into the studio of Henri Matisse, brimming with the artist’s treasured objects......  More »
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Kidspreneur Fair

date: July 8th & September 17th 2017

Let the kids release their bursting creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and donate to charity! We wil......  More »
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The Postal History of Saudi Arabia

date: July 20th 2017

This is a rare opportunity to get an insight into a private collection of Postal History of Saudi Ar......  More »