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Most popularized Uyghur Art in the world by Ghazi Ehmet: Muqam (1984)

Uyghur Muqam, by Ghazi Ahmet, was painted in the 1984 and is one of the famous Uyghur paintings representing Uyghur cultural life. Illustrates a Uyghur community practice that was well in abeyance by the time it was painted.

March 12, 2021
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A Uyghur Restaurant in D.C. Weathers the Pandemic

Why Dolan Uyghur opted to stay open amid the lockdown: The writer Mayukh Sen focusing on how immigrant-owned restaurants across America are coping with the Covid-19 pandemic. 

October 5, 2020
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Dolan Uyghur Restaurant's Brand Story

Is anybody interested in our branding story? Uyghurs traditional Badam Doppa is one of our culture's most iconic elements. It represents centuries of Uyghur's conventional embroidery techniques and ethnic identity.

March 29, 2021
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ShareAmerica: Uyghur restaurateurs serve culinary diplomacy

Restaurants are often a benign starting point to learning about different cultures. But food, drinks and hospitality can be used to educate people about the loss of one’s culture too.

December 15, 2020
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FCNP: D.C.’s Outpost of Uyghur Cuisine Serves as Reminder to Genocide Abroad

For many who walk through the doors of Dolan Uyghur in the Cleveland Park neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the restaurant is a learning experience — through food on the tables, art on the walls, and conversations with the owner.

December 2, 2020
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