Nasser David KHALILI

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1945-12-18
Education schooling in Tehran, Queens Coll NY (BA), SOAS Univ of London (PhD)
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Style Professor Nasser D Khalili
Career scholar, art collector and philanthropist; army medic Iranian military 1967-67; fndr Khalili Family Tst 1970, 8 collections totalling approx 25,000 objects: The Arts of the Islamic World 1970, Hajj and the Arts of Pilgrimage 1970, Aramaic Documents 1975 Japanese Art of the Meji Period 1978, Spanish Damscened Metalwork 1979, Swedish Textile Art 1980, Enamels of the World 1981, Japanese Kimonos 1988; estab Khalili Chair of Islamic Art at SOAS Univ of London 1989, estab Khalili Research Centre for Art and Material Culture of the Middle East Univ of Oxford 2005; memb Int Bd of Overseers Tufts Univ USA 1997, tstee Boston Univ 2003, assoc res prof SOAS Univ of London 2003; estab Nasser David Khalili Charitable Settlement 1992, fndr and chm Maimonides Fndn 1995-; memb Elias Ashmole Gp Ashmolean Museum Oxford 2000, memb Chancellor's Ct of Benefactors Oxford 2006; patron of arts Vatican Museums 2002; goodwill ambass UNESCO 2012; High Sheriff of London Award 2007, Queen's Coll President's Award 2010, Queen's Coll President's Medal in recognition of outstanding service to humanity 2013, Laureate of the Dialogue of Cultures Award 2014; hon fell: Univ of London 1991, Wolfson Coll Oxford 2005; Hon Dr: Boston Univ 1997 and 2003, Univ of the Arts London 2005; tstee City of Jerusalem 1996; Knight Cdr Royal Order of Francis I 2003, Knight Cdr Pontifical Equestrian Order of Pope St Sylvester 2009 (Knight 2004)
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Food and drink etiquette

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