LAAF 2017 Programme
07 July 2017 8pm
In Conversation: Bryan Biggs and Taher Qassim
Bluecoat | FREE, booking required
To mark the launch of LAAF 2017, and as part of Bluecoat’s 300th anniversary celebrations, founders of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Bryan Biggs (Artistic Director of Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts) and Taher Qassim (Chair of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival) reflected on LAAF’s journey from a small ‘weekender’ at Bluecoat, to becoming the UK’s biggest celebration of Arab arts and culture, and one of Liverpool’s most celebrated events.