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CRaHFT Ranking 2012 | Top 5 Islamic Art Museums for 2012 by Crescentrating

CRaHFT Ranking 2012 | Top 5 Islamic Art Museums for 2012 by Crescentrating | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Museums provide vital information about history; they hold ancient artifacts as well as other objects of scientific, artistic, and cultural importance that allows us to visualize and gain an understanding of what life might have been like in the...
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California Showcases Islamic Art Evolution - Times of Ummah ...

California Showcases Islamic Art Evolution - Times of Ummah ... | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Times Of Ummah is a NewPortal dedicated to broadcast the Sports, Entertainments, Finance, Islam, Educations related news of Muslim ummah.
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Museum of Islamic Civilization

Museum of Islamic Civilization | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Our Mission The mission of the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation is to display, interpret, research and further develop the museum’s collections for a wide range of local, national and i...
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Cynthia M. Perez's curator insight, March 14, 2013 8:46 AM

Aqui se puede ver lo que propone el Museo de la civilización Islámica. Exhibe arte, su historia y la ciencia del Islám Antigüo.

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Canberra artist in Casula exhibition of Muslim women’s art | CityNews

Canberra artist in Casula exhibition of Muslim women’s art | CityNews | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Canberra artist in Casula exhibition of Muslim women's art (Canberra artist in Casula exhibition of Muslim women’s art: MOROCCAN-born Canberra artist Fatima Killeen has been...)...
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Saudi Aramco World : A Global Guide to Islamic Art

Saudi Aramco World : A Global Guide to Islamic Art | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
From Los Angeles to Tehran, soaring public interest in the traditional arts of Islamic cultures is prompting construction of nearly a dozen new galleries and museums.
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Most Beautiful Examples Of Calligraphy in Islamic Art | Lava360

Most Beautiful Examples Of Calligraphy in Islamic Art | Lava360 | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Calligraphy is a type of visual art which means beautiful writtings. A contemporary definition of calligraphic practice is “the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious and skillful manner”.
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Louvre Showcases Islamic Art - Onislam.net

Louvre Showcases Islamic Art - Onislam.net | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Onislam.netLouvre Showcases Islamic ArtOnislam.net"The whole structure seems to be floating in mid-air," Mario Bellini, an Italian architect responsible with Rudy Ricciotti for the glass-roofed wing for Islamic art, said.
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Arabic art on display - The News Herald

Arabic art on display - The News Herald | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Arabic art on displayThe News HeraldAbdelhameed Mohamed is an award-winning artist and instructor living in Egypt.
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Exhibition on Islamic calligraphy by eminent artist Muhammed

Posted by pakedunet. Exhibition on Islamic calligraphy continues. ISLAMABAD: An exhibition of art pieces based on Islamic calligraphy by eminent artist Muhammed Azeem Iqbal is underway at Louvre Gallery until March 14.
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Islamic Monitor: Duke of Kent Visits British Museum Hajj Exhibition

Islamic Monitor: Duke of Kent Visits British Museum Hajj Exhibition | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Last Monday's event was one of the events during this exhibition: Hajj: A Journey to the Heart of Islam, organised by King Abdulaziz Public Library of Riyadh, the aim of which is, of course, to bring some guests, the VIP people to the ....
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Louvre Museum to Unveil New Wing for Islamic Arts - CHN | News

Louvre Museum to Unveil New Wing for Islamic Arts - CHN | News | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Tehran, March 13, 2012: The world famous museum of Louvre is planning to unveil a new wing for Arts of Islam to celebrate the growing Islamic culture in the contemporary world. The new wing will showcase more than 18000 artworks from ...
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Private Sponsor supports online projects at the Museum of Islamic Art

Private Sponsor supports online projects at the Museum of Islamic Art | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
The National Museums in Berlin and the sponsor of the arts Yousef Jameel recently signed an agreement to finance the digitisation, cataloguing and online presentation of large parts of the collections of the Museum of Islamic ...
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Embroidery of Kiswa exhibited in British museum - Al-Arabiya

Embroidery of Kiswa exhibited in British museum - Al-Arabiya | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Embroidery of Kiswa exhibited in British museumAl-Arabiya... the art of producing the richly embroidered textiles that are used to cover Kaaba the holiest shrine of Islam.
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30+ Fascinating Examples of Arabic Calligraphy | Multy Shades

30+ Fascinating Examples of Arabic Calligraphy | Multy Shades | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Variety in design has ever captured the attention of human beings. It doesn't owe to any particular reason rather appeals the eyes of a layman even at the first outlook by its desirable manifestation.
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About Sharjah: A heritage house - Khaleej Times

About Sharjah: A heritage house - Khaleej Times | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
About Sharjah: A heritage houseKhaleej TimesGiven the heritage and the historical importance of the house, it has been restored with effective architectural technology using raw materials such as stones and plaster to become one of the heritage museums...
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Remarkable beauty, fascinating tales - New Straits Times

Remarkable beauty, fascinating tales - New Straits Times | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
New Straits TimesRemarkable beauty, fascinating talesNew Straits TimesUNTIL June 29, Malaysians are the recipient of a rare treat — a travelling exhibition called Treasures Of The Aga Khan Museum: Architecture In Islamic Arts displayed for the...
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Tomatoes From Canada: Pergamon Museum 3 -- Islamic Art

Tomatoes From Canada: Pergamon Museum 3 -- Islamic Art | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Pergamon Museum 3 -- Islamic Art. Just in case you think we've exhausted the treasures of the Pergamon Museum, let's go upstairs. Their collection of Islamic art ranks with the British Museum and the Louvre.
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Islamic Calligraphy; The Soul Of Writing | Brian Holihan

Islamic Calligraphy; The Soul Of Writing | Brian Holihan | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Many other Westerners have told me that they also find Islamic designs captivating. There are many reasons why Islamic calligraphy is one of the world's greatest art forms, and appreciating it is essential for understanding the ...
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Jewish, Muslim scribes keep calligraphy art alive - San Jose Mercury News

Jewish, Muslim scribes keep calligraphy art alive - San Jose Mercury News | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
JERUSALEM—In a world overwhelmed by electronic gadgets that have changed the way we read, write and learn, the Jewish and Islamic arts of calligraphy have preserved their methods for generations.
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France/Islam: Louvre Showcases Islamic Art

France/Islam: Louvre Showcases Islamic Art | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
International Islamic News AgencyFrance/Islam: Louvre Showcases Islamic ArtInternational Islamic News Agency“The whole structure seems to be floating in mid-air,” Mario Bellini, an Italian architect responsible with Rudy Ricciotti for the...
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Artscene organises calligraphy exhibition - Pakistan Daily Times

Artscene organises calligraphy exhibition - Pakistan Daily Times | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Artscene organises calligraphy exhibitionPakistan Daily TimesBy Ahtesham Azhar KARACHI: Artscene Galleries recently organised a calligraphic paintings exhibition featuring the work of renowned artist Mussarat Arif at its premises.
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Berlin for Museum Fans is: Museum Island

Berlin for Museum Fans is: Museum Island | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
Actually, this is 3 museums in one, which thing makes it even more special. In fact it includes the Antiquity Collection, the Museum of the Near Middle East, and the Museum of Islamic Art. The not-to-be-missed: the market gate ...
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islamic chinese calligraphy

islamic chinese calligraphy | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
0 islamic chinese calligraphy 2 / kaligrafi cina islam 2 HD islamic Chinese Calligraphy –. www.kaligraficina.blogspot.com ,. www.islamicchinesecalligraphy.blogspot.com. Please visit us – we offer to you the best price for every ...
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Doha City Guide | Travel Catalog

Doha City Guide | Travel Catalog | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
There is a full sort of museums within the town of Doha, and that they are an excellent thanks to learn somewhat bit regarding the cultural heritage of the are. The attractive Islamic Museum of Art is breathtaking even from ...
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ART OF A NOMAD: Calligraphy

ART OF A NOMAD: Calligraphy | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
I have wanted to learn Arabic calligraphy for a long time now. I think it is beautiful as an art form in both traditional and modern art. One of the best exhibitions I've been to in the last few years was a Sotherby's pre-sale ...
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Doha's Museum of Islamic Art | On The Road…

Doha's Museum of Islamic Art | On The Road… | Islamic Art, Exhibitions & Museums | Scoop.it
I.M. Pei was coaxed out of retirement at the age of 91 to undertake the building of Doha's Museum of Islamic Art. After traveling through the Muslim world for many months to learn about Muslim architecture and to soak up the ...
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