BAYEUX AUTHOR RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL HONOUR
The School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London has announced a gift of £20 million (approximately $32 million) from the Alphawood Foundation in Chicago to advance the study and preservation of Buddhist and Hindu art in Southeast Asia.
The gift includes £15 million ($24 million) in support of an academic program that seeks to build on the school’s research expertise and existing institutional links in Southeast Asia and will be used to fund more than eighty scholarships for students from the region and endow three new academic posts — the Hiram W. Woodward Chair in Southeast Asian Art, the David L. Snellgrove Chair in Tibetan and Buddhist Art, and a Senior Lectureship in Curating and Museology of Asian Art.
We are happy to announce that one of our most esteemed authors, Dr. Pratapaditya Pal (“Divine Images, Human Visions” and “Tibetan Sky: Woodblock Prints of Naoko Matsubara”), has had the Senior Lectureship in Curating and Museology of Asian Art named after him. Our congratulations to Dr. Pal.
Our beloved author, Don Brestler, passed away this week in September 2019. An ex-cowboy, Don loved the mountains of Southern Alberta and, until recently, would go horse-riding for hours on end. His beloved wife, Ingrid, passed away in 2016, leaving Don...
Bayeux Arts loses a brilliant author, Sudhir Jain It is with considerable sadness that we note the untimely passing of a gifted and tireless writer and a constant friend, Sudhir Jain. His friends and all who knew him and his writing will miss him. Over the years,...
Now available in ebook format, this award-winning title brings together diverse artwork, images and themed reflections to introduce the life of Guru Nanak. An ideal study resource on the Sikh faith for high school students and adults, it also makes an ideal gift for...
Ashis and Swapna from Bayeux Arts are in Latin America for the 2019 Canadian creative industries trade mission this week! More Information
Battle River Writing Centre is delighted to offer this exciting workshop by BAYEUX ARTS Digital and Traditional Publishing.
Join Shelf Life Books for an evening with Ayesha Chatterjee as she reads from her latest collection of poetry, Bottles and Bones. Ayesha previously published The Clarity of Distance in 2011. Born in India, Ayesha currently lives in Toronto.
Launch of new Bayeux title, “From Cell to Sanity” on March 15 at St. Mary’s University, Calgary
Toronto launch of Ayesha Chatterjee’s new volume of poems, “Bottles and Bones”
They fought the dogs and killed the cats,
And bit the babies in the cradles,
And ate the cheeses out of the vats,
And licked the soup from the cooks’ own ladles,