A spotlight on Afghan craftsmanship

Project to train new generation of artists hopes to revitalise old Kabul.

    Afghan artists are trying to revive the region's ancient forms of craftsmanship. A project to train a new generation is revitalising once neglected part of Kabul.

    And the high quality pieces have been noticed by Qatar’s Museum of Islamic art.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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