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A private museum in southern Spain is opening an exhibition of rare Islamic art and scientific objects that highlight the use of light in decoration and studies in the Arab world. The exhibition, "Nur: Light in art and science in the Islamic world,"
A new exhibit featuring Islamic art is opening at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. Called "Echoes: Islamic Art and Contemporary Artists," the exhibit features works spanning 13 centuries and three continents. The Kansas City Star (http:
Many collectors of Islamic artifacts are based outside the Middle East, Edward Gibbs (pictured), Chairman and Head of Sotheby's Middle East Department, told The Peninsula. Many buyers of Islamic arts are based outside the Middle East. There are many
Visualizing Saudi Arabia with vast amounts of oil and gas under its desert sands is easy; but thousands of years ago before the country struck black gold, caravans of camels crisscrossed the region trading incense for silks, spices and ivory,
An Eastern Cape sangoma initiate was asked to leave his work premises, apparently because he was wearing traditional beads and white paint on his face, the Daily Dispatch reported on Monday. Zolile Jali, a general worker at Auto Tyres in Cambridge,
Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) A visiting Turkish artist said he hopes to use calligraphy, one of the most prestigious art forms in Islamic and Chinese cultures, to promote closer ties between the people of Turkey and Taiwan.
Shield Boss, India or Persia, 17th Century, Steel and gold, Furusiyya Art Foundation, Liechtenstein Officials at the Dallas Museum of Art announced today that a major traveling exhibition of Islamic art and culture, spanning more than 10 centuries
Judging from the nervousness of museum director Mohammad Shah Bukhari, one could understand the risk involved in putting on display the rare artefacts and ornaments. It is for the first time that I am taking these out for the public at the National
The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) yesterday unveiled a collection of swords valued for their rarity, beauty and historical significance at the opening of Steel and Gold: Historic Swords from the MIA Collection. Ghada Al Sayegh, exhibition coordinator,
Cote d'Ivoire president visits MIA Monday, 13 May 2013 Cote d'Ivoire President Hassan Dramane Ouattara is greeted during his arrival at Doha International Airport, yesterday. Doha: Cote d'Ivoire President Hassan Dramane Ouattara and his accompanying