THE KEY: LONDON
THE KEY exhibition opened in London, England at St. James’s Piccadilly on 15 June 2016 with a VIP reception/program under the patronage of the Embassy of Egypt in the UK. Special guest speakers included: His Excellency Nasser Ahmed Kamel (Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt), Lord and Lady Carnarvon of Highclere Castle, The Rt Revd & Rt Hon Dr Richard Chartres (Bishop of London), Shayhk Ibrahim Mogra (Asst Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain), Elisa Sednaoui Dellal (Social Entrepreneur, Model and Actress), The Revd Lucy Winkett (Rector of St. James's Piccadilly) and Shirine Osseiran (participating artist).
During the course of the exhibition, through 15 August, CARAVAN and the venue, St. James’s Piccadilly, held other programs around the theme of THE KEY, harmony, tolerance and peace; such as a CARAVAN Lecture with UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Prof Nasser D. Khalili, an interfaith Iftar with the Mayor of London, Mr. Sadiq Khan, School Educational Workshops for children, artists encounters, panels, concerts, etc.
SODIC is the Founding Sponsor of THE KEY and it is co-curated by Dr. Reda Abdel Rahman and Rev. Paul-Gordon Chandler.