• Talk: The art of war and peace - an evening with Jon Snow

Talk: The art of war and peace - an evening with Jon Snow

12 November 2014

London

Afghanaid host a special evening with  Jon Snow of Channel 4 news, who has a special interest in the role of war artists.  Sir William Patey, the former British Ambassador to Afghanistan, will also share his thoughts on the political and military transition and the prospects of peace and security in Afghanistan.

The reception will be hosted within an art exhibition by Arabella Dorman called Before the Dawn: An Artist’s Journey through Afghanistan. Arabella’s paintings are drawn from her firsthand experiences with the British and Afghan forces from 2009 onwards and visiting Afghanaid’s projects in Badakhshan in 2010.

Jon Snow will offer his thoughts on the prospects of peace and security in Afghanistan drawing on the coverage of Afghanistan’s war as exhibited through Arabella’s paintings.

Venue: La Galleria, Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 4UY

Time: 7.00pm 

Tickets: £25

For further information and to book tickets, please visit the Afghanaid website