Islamic decoration


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Islamic decoration

Calligraphy or geometric patterns. Islamic art never has pictorial representations. Verses from the Koran and the Shahada or the Bisamillah are often used for decoration.
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reflected an exceptional case in the march of Arabic calligraphy and Islamic decoration, making the UAE the centre of the attention of international calligraphers.
Additionally, an Islamic decoration workshop, an interactive workshop entitled 'An Hour with a Friend', and an origami workshop were conducted at the 'Reading Box'.
The summer programme includes a number of workshops for children to teach them skills related to different forms of art, such as 3D formations, origami, pottery, Islamic decoration, T-shirt painting and gypsum formations, as well as cooking workshops.
Designed to instill the basics of drawing, Nasekh Calligraphy, Ruqa'a Calligraphy and Islamic decoration, based on traditional Arabic artforms, the fine arts workshops were hosted by talented local and Emirati artists.
The fine arts workshops showcased the basics of drawing, Naseh calligraphy, Ruqa calligraphy, and Islamic decoration, based on traditional Arabic art forms, a statement said.
I have moved away from the symmetry of my thrown pieces, evolving into another field, which has taken the Islamic decoration with it to adorn these asymmetrical forms.
This new series has evolved into another field; it has taken the Islamic decoration with it, to adorn these asymmetrical forms, moving away from the symmetry of the thrown pieces.
And though the Eurocentric canon has been central to his work, he has also dealt with Islamic decoration (in The Sense of Order) and has frequently written about such popular art forms as advertising images and photographs.
With 29 of the historical city's most important monuments lined up across its length, the Moez Street monuments are characterised by their variety, beauty, architectural accuracy and magnitude, as well as the unique Islamic decoration.
The project will see the Burjuman Station transform into a music and art gallery, Emirates Towers Station turn into an Islamic decoration and manuscripts gallery, the Financial Centre Station house an Islamic numismatics gallery, the Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Station get converted into an e-library and the Business Bay Station turn into a photo gallery.
The tank is flanked by the soaring 17th century Nadir Divanbegi madrassa whose animal murals over the central portal are a departure from orthodox Islamic decoration also seen on the Sher Dor in Samarkand.
Prince Hussein also visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi and viewed its unique architectural style and Islamic decorations.
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