Faith in Sport looks at representation in sports. Expanding 62’s current collective of artists, photographers Kalpesh Lathigra and Kate Peters, recognised worldwide, have donated portraits to exhibit along with other photographs of Muslim men and women in sport including Ruqsana Begum and Asma Elbadawi.
Coinciding with the Olympics we will create an opportunity for the community in Peterborough to see practising Muslims in sport, inspiring local young people. We will commission local filmmaker Emily Steele to work with a young local Muslim wrestler Isa-Khalil Alam and local photographer Toqeer Sethi to create new work responding to this cross-section of faith and sport, artistically.
There will also be a summer