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Search results for:  'Museum Islamic Art'
Updated 06-17-2019

Dull, dim and dusty no more: British Museum's new Islamic
Dull, dim and dusty no more: British Museum's new Islamic galleries bring collection out of the shadows  Art Newspaper

Light and spacious Albukhary Foundation Gallery is a huge transformation for the London institution, says Jane Jakeman.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why this year's Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival is better
Why this year's Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival is better than ever  The National

Almost every visitor who enters Room of Mysteries at the Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival lets out a gasp of appreciation. The darkened space, occupying an alcove ...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Immerse yourself in culture Qatar's Museum of Islamic
Immerse yourself in culture Qatar's Museum of Islamic Art  Telegraph.co.uk

The museum - dedicated to Islamic art - stands on a purpose-built island in Doha, and includes a stunning restaurant designed by Philippe Starck, with food by ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
John Stich Is a Rising Sun Over Dallas - D Magazine
John Stich Is a Rising Sun Over Dallas  D Magazine

If you're a Japanese national and run into trouble in Dallas, there's one man you need to know.


Thu, 30 May 2019 15:09:23 GMT
Obituary: I.M.Pei died on May 16th - The Economist
Obituary: I.M.Pei died on May 16th  The Economist

The architect most famous for the Louvre pyramid was 102.


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Phoenix Art Museum Brings Together Centuries Of Islamic
Phoenix Art Museum Brings Together Centuries Of Islamic Art In "Wondrous Worlds" Exhibition  Phoenix New Times

The new Art of Asia exhibit features Islamic artworks from across time and space.


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Rethinking Islamic art at the British Museum - Apollo
Rethinking Islamic art at the British Museum  Apollo Magazine

*Fresh* from the opening of the British Museum's new Gallery of the Islamic World, its curators, Ladan Akbarnia and Venetia Porter, talk to Apollo about the ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
St Petersburg's State Hermitage ponders Saudi Arabia
St Petersburg's State Hermitage ponders Saudi Arabia satellite museum  Art Newspaper

The Hermitage will also expand its presence in Crimea with a new cultural centre planned in Sevastopol.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In Two Rooms, a Universe - Wall Street Journal
In Two Rooms, a Universe  Wall Street Journal

The recently opened Islamic World galleries at the British Museum focus on much more than just religion.


Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
7 Pivotal Works by Legendary Architect I.M. Pei - Artsy
7 Pivotal Works by Legendary Architect I.M. Pei  Artsy

The Chinese-American architect designed seven decades of masterpieces.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 20:48:17 GMT
Islamic Arts: Ceramic tile bearing the name of Ghibi
Islamic Arts: Ceramic tile bearing the name of Ghibi Bin Tanwirizi  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 28 May 2019: Egypt possesses many antiquities from different eras, among which are artifacts of the Islamic era. Thus, the Museum of Islamic Art was ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Dallas Museum of Art Acquires Latin American Works
Dallas Museum of Art Acquires Latin American Works, and Library of Congress Acquires Georgia O'Keeffe's Letters  Hyperallergic

Plus, Andy Warhol's work sells at auction, and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden acquires 30 new works. Deena ElGenaidiMarch 28, 2019.


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jean Nouvel completes National Museum of Qatar in Doha
Jean Nouvel completes National Museum of Qatar in Doha  Dezeen

A series of colliding discs form the external shell and define the internal programme of Atelier Jean Nouvel's National Museum of Qatar in Doha.


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Asian Civilisations Museum to open 3 new galleries
Asian Civilisations Museum to open 3 new galleries for Christian Art, Islamic Art, and Ancestors and Rituals  The Straits Times

These galleries, found on the second level of the museum, will show how systems of faith and belief spread across Asia, and how traditions of religious art ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Past glory shines at Indonesian Islamic Art Museum
Past glory shines at Indonesian Islamic Art Museum - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Lamongan, a coastal town in the north of East Java, offers historical information on the world of Islam through the Indonesian Islamic Art Museum. The museum ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Berlin's Pergamonmuseum reveals the crowdsourced archive
Berlin's Pergamonmuseum reveals the crowdsourced archive preserving Syria's war-torn heritage  Art Newspaper

New exhibition presents documents that lay the foundations for reconstruction of Aleppo and other sites ruined by civil war.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Illuminating a culture: Worcester Art Museums Islamic
Illuminating a culture: Worcester Art Museums Islamic art shines light on Muslim world  Worcester Telegram

An exhibition of book art at Worcester Art Museum has struck a vibrant chord with the local Islamic community.Preserved Pages: Book as Art in Persia and India, ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bruce Naumans New York takeover. Plus, the British
Bruce Naumans New York takeover. Plus, the British Museum dusts down its Islamic art galleries  Art Newspaper

We talk to the curator Kathy Halbreich about the giant two-part Bruce Nauman retrospective at MoMA and MoMA PS1. Plus, the specialist in Islamic studies Jane ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Exhibitions in Qatar Celebrate Syria Before the War
Exhibitions in Qatar Celebrate Syria Before the War  The New York Times

DOHA, Qatar A thousand miles southeast of what remains of Syria's civil war, Syria Matters, a major exhibition at the Museum of Islamic Art here, is focused ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dallas Museum of Art boosts Latin American focus with
Dallas Museum of Art boosts Latin American focus with new curator and acquisitions  Art Newspaper

The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) is looking to bolster its Latin American art collection with a new endowed curatorial post and acquisitions. What I'm probably ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Simple, iconic: How I M Pei's Museum of Islamic Art
Simple, iconic: How I M Pei's Museum of Islamic Art reshaped Qatar  Al Jazeera English

The Chinese-born architect was known for transforming cityscapes - Doha residents share how he changed theirs.


Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ahmad Angawi and Idris Khan help reframe the British
Ahmad Angawi and Idris Khan help reframe the British Museum's Islamic art collection  Arab News

LONDON: When the management of the British Museum decided to shift its collection of Islamic art into a new gallery, they selected two artists Ahmad Angawi ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IM Pei: Establishment Modernism Lite | by Martin Filler
IM Pei: Establishment Modernism Lite | by Martin Filler | NYR Daily  The New York Review of Books

Architect I.M. Pei near his Pyramid Entrance at the Louvre Museum, at its opening, Paris, March 29, 1989. Ieoh Ming Pei, who died on May 16 at the age of 102, ...


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Museum of Islamic Art will be closed during these
The Museum of Islamic Art will be closed during these dates and timings!  ILoveQatar.net

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA Qatar) announced on its Facebook fan page the dates and timings that it'll be closed for the week. Listed below are the dates ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Large Asian Art Collection Donated to University of
Large Asian Art Collection Donated to University of Texas at Dallas  The New York Times

The family of Trammell and Margaret Crow has donated the entire collection of the Crow Museum of Asian Art to the University of Texas at Dallas, along with $23 ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The British Museum's new gallery: A history of Islam
The British Museum's new gallery: A history of Islam in over a thousand objects  Middle East Eye

The British Museum's Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World celebrates the influence of Islamic art across the globe.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Renowned Architect IM Pei Dies at 102 - Architects
Renowned Architect IM Pei Dies at 102  Architects' Guide to Glass Magazine

I.M. Pei, co-founder of the international architectural firm, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, and the architect behind the famous glass pyramids at the Louvre in.


Wed, 22 May 2019 18:12:28 GMT
Architects pay tribute to modernist icon IM Pei - Museums
Architects pay tribute to modernist icon IM Pei  Museums Association

More than half of his designs received major architecture awards in his lifetime, and he received the RIBA Royal Gold Medal for architecture in 2010.


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Exhibition at KACND showcases pieces of Islamic art
Exhibition at KACND showcases pieces of Islamic art from Andalusia to Indonesia  Saudi Gazette

RIYADH For the first time in Saudi Arabia, a comprehensive private Islamic collection that features unique pieces of art from 7th century to 9th century from ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Musing about the museum READ MORE - Gulf Times
Musing about the museum READ MORE  Gulf Times

Being new to the city, my wife and I made a list of places to visit in this amazing capital of Qatar. What caught our fancy especially was the Museum of.


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Saudi Prince Donates $10 Million to Berlin's Museum
Saudi Prince Donates $10 Million to Berlin's Museum of Islamic Art  Artforum

Alwaleed Bin Talal, the billionaire investor, philanthropist, and member of the Saudi royal family, has donated $10 million to the Museum of Islamic Art in Berlin, ...


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
First look at Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam in Time
First look at Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam in Time & Place at Phoenix Art Museum  AZCentral

Spanning six continents and a thousand years of history, an exhibition of Islamic art at the Phoenix Art Museum opens more than just a window on Muslim ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The British Museum Offers a Revelatory New Look at
The British Museum Offers a Revelatory New Look at Islam and Art  Al-Fanar Media

A new gallery of Islamic arts at the British Museum broadly explores the cultural impact of Islam on everyday life through art and material objects from the many ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Louvre and John F Kennedy Library architect IM Pei
Louvre and John F Kennedy Library architect IM Pei dies at 102  Arts and Collections International

IM Pei, the Chinese-American architect best known for his designs for the Louvre and the Washington National Gallery, has died at the age of 102.


Tue, 21 May 2019 16:56:11 GMT
Unique museum informs Australians about Islam - Daily
Unique museum informs Australians about Islam  Daily Sabah

The Islamic Museum of Australia in Melbourne provides information on the history, life and identity of Muslims in the country. Founded by Australian...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that hid
The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that hid art banned by Stalin  The Guardian

This museum in a bleak outpost has one of the world's greatest collections of avant-garde art, rescued from Stalin's clutches by an electrician. But now it needs a ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Architect IM Pei Was A Shining Example Of American
Architect IM Pei Was A Shining Example Of American Exceptionalism  The Federalist

The world-famous American architect Ieoh Ming Pei once said 'Life is architecture and architecture is the mirror of life.' His art is certainly a mirror of his life.


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Saudi Arabian foundation donates 9m to Berlin Museum
Saudi Arabian foundation donates 9m to Berlin Museum of Islamic Art  Art Newspaper

Funds donated by Alwaleed Philanthropies will support exhibitions and education, including Multaka project to train refugees as museum guides.


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Diverse Islamic Art Exhibition Opens at College - Middlebury
Diverse Islamic Art Exhibition Opens at College  Middlebury Campus

An exhibit featuring over 100 exquisite works of Islamic art is now on display at the Middlebury College Museum of Art, making it the first Islamic art exhibition in ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5 iconic buildings by the late I.M. Pei - South China
5 iconic buildings by the late I.M. Pei  South China Morning Post

Born in Guangzhou, raised in Hong Kong, and educated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard, the late Chinese-American architect, Ieoh ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In the garden of time: Islamic art at the British Museum
In the garden of time: Islamic art at the British Museum  Financial Times

The new Albukhary Foundation Gallery charts the culture of Islam with breathtaking scope.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Some Thoughts on Finals, I.M. Pei and Asian American
Some Thoughts on Finals, I.M. Pei and Asian American Pacific...  Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

And now to the hardest part of being an adjunct lecturer. Final papers. Final exams. Grading. Both the students, and ultimately, yourself. There's no help.


Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
I.M. Pei, a pillar of modern architecture, dies at
I.M. Pei, a pillar of modern architecture, dies at 102  Kuwait Times

I.M. Pei, the preeminent US architect who forged a distinct brand of modern building design with his sharp lines and stark structures, has died in New York, his ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The British Museums new Islamic world gallery is a
The British Museums new Islamic world gallery is a triumph  The Economist

IT IS a striking object. The lyre (pictured below), dating from the 19th century, was used in Sudanese Zar ceremonies, in which individuals thought to be ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I.M. Pei, the Prolific and Iconic Architect, Is Dead
I.M. Pei, the Prolific and Iconic Architect, Is Dead at 102  Yahoo News

Norman Foster, Santiago Calatrava, Daniel Libeskind, and others discuss the multitude of ways in which Pei's work influenced their own.


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
I M Pei: His most iconic buildings in pictures - BBC
I M Pei: His most iconic buildings in pictures  BBC News

One of the world's best-known architects, I M Pei, has died at the age of 102. His most famous structures include the glass pyramid at the Louvre Museum in ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Exhibit at Museum for Islamic Art features Jewish jewelers
Exhibit at Museum for Islamic Art features Jewish jewelers from the Arab world  JNS.org

The fact that Jews and Muslims used shared symbols in their work exists until today, as seen in the hamsah, an element against the evil eye.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:41:15 GMT
Crowdsourced photos showcase Qatar's passion for football
Crowdsourced photos showcase Qatar's passion for football  Gulf Times

The photographs are the result of a collaboration between SC and Goal Click.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:42:00 GMT
Utah Arts Festival 2019: National Student Poet Darius
Utah Arts Festival 2019: National Student Poet Darius Atefat-Peckham on juxtapositions of joy, grief in poetry  The Utah Review

When he was 12, Darius Atefat-Peckham started writing poetry. I grew up in poetry and it felt like it had to happen, whether I liked it or not, he says in an ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 15:12:00 GMT
Exciting outdoor activities during 'Summer in Qatar
Exciting outdoor activities during 'Summer in Qatar'  ILoveQatar.net

This year's 'Summer in Qatar' programme introduces a wide range of exciting indoor activities and outdoor experiences, fun for family and friends.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:05:17 GMT
A To Z Of Singapore Fashion Designers - Harper's Bazaar
A To Z Of Singapore Fashion Designers  Harper's Bazaar Singapore

It's hard to go local and support Singaporean designers when you don't know where to start. Here's a definitive guide to the local fashion scene from A to Z.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:44:37 GMT
Once upon a time in Beersheva - ISRAEL21c
Once upon a time in Beersheva  ISRAEL21c

Exhibition at Negev Museum of Art presents rare images of life in the modern city in its first decades. The location is as fascinating as the images.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:03:45 GMT
Jews and Arabs reimagine the hamsa in Jerusalem exhibition
Jews and Arabs reimagine the hamsa in Jerusalem exhibition  ISRAEL21c

555 hamsas take center stage at Museum for Islamic Art, highlighting the ancient symbol's role in modern Israeli culture and its growing appeal.


Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'A soaring miracle of art' Albukhary Gallery of the
'A soaring miracle of art' Albukhary Gallery of the Islamic World review  The Guardian

Two new rooms at the museum present an alternative history of the world, beginning with works with a geometric sophistication and abstract calm that western ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In pictures IM Pei's finest works | Art and design
In pictures IM Pei's finest works | Art and design  The Guardian

IM Pei, one of the most celebrated and prolific architects of the 20th century, has died aged 102. The son of a prominent Chinese banker, he favoured stone, ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The New York Times ends daily political cartoons, but
The New York Times ends daily political cartoons, but it's not the death of the art form  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - The Conversation) The New York Timeshas announcedit will no longer be running daily political cartoons in its international edition, amid.


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 20:22:12 GMT
Emirates News Agency - Sharjah: Extending Arab culture
Emirates News Agency - Sharjah: Extending Arab culture to the world  WAM EN

SHARJAH, 16th June, 2019 (WAM) -- The Emirate of Sharjah has witnessed a significant number of achievements in 2019, among them is its ever-growing ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 06:46:00 GMT
Arts Scene: Philbrook to host Islamic art exhibit
Arts Scene: Philbrook to host Islamic art exhibit  Tulsa World

Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place, the most extensive exhibition of Islamic art to be shown in Oklahoma, will open June 23 at the Philbrook ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Museum of Islamic Art readies 'Syria Matters' exhibition
Museum of Islamic Art readies 'Syria Matters' exhibition  Gulf Times

Preparations are almost complete for the 'Syria Matters' exhibition, organised by the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Doha as part of its 10-year anniversary.


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Jameel Prize exhibit in Dubai showcases 'breadth of
Jameel Prize exhibit in Dubai showcases 'breadth of the legacy of Islamic design and visual culture'  The Arab Weekly

The Jameel Prize in Dubia shortlist was most diverse featuring, for the first time, architecture among its disciplines.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:21:39 GMT
Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World
Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World Review: Wondrous Records of Animal Lore  The Wall Street Journal

Bestiariesbrilliantly illustrated compendiums of real and fantastic creaturestake center stage at the Getty Museum's new exhibition.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT
Take the slow train from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur
Take the slow train from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur while you still can  South China Morning Post

Direct rail services between the two cities ended in 2011, but it is still possible to cover almost all of the route by train. The first leg of the journey takes ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:30:09 GMT
The Conversation: Protecting Family Treasures
The Conversation: Protecting Family Treasures (Part 2)  Hawaiipublicradio

Today on The Conversation, we rebroadcast an ealier show where we talk about how best to protect your family treasures. What's the best way to preserve.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 00:39:48 GMT
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia Unveils Scholar's Library
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia Unveils Scholar's Library  Star2.com

The Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia kickstarts its 20th anniversary with the launch of the Scholar's Library, which holds more than 20,00 books, including rare and ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Beauty of Islamic Arts - Egypttoday
Beauty of Islamic Arts  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 14May 2019: Egypt Today presents an artifact from the Islamic Era displayed in the Museum of Islamic Art in Bab al-Khalq, Cairo. The museum hosts ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Buddhas, Gods and Emperors of Asia Week New York
The Buddhas, Gods and Emperors of Asia Week New York  The New York Times

From March 13-23, look for auctions, objects and exhibitions from all epochs, from Chinese bronzes to contemporary Indian painting.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Inside The World's Greatest Private Jewelry Collection
Inside The World's Greatest Private Jewelry Collection: The Maharaja Treasures Of Sheikh Al-Thani  Forbes

Inside the world's greatest private collection of jewelryand the plan to auction it off in the sale of the century.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:00:35 GMT
Object lessons: how a new exhibition challenges old
Object lessons: how a new exhibition challenges old clichs about Islamic artand people  Prospect

A new gallery at the heart of the British Museum gloriously explodes our preconceptions.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Louvre Abu Dhabi announces four major exhibitions for
Louvre Abu Dhabi announces four major exhibitions for its forthcoming Season: 'Changing Societies'  ZAWYA

Rendezvous in Paris: Picasso, Chagall, Modigliani & Co. (1900-1939), in partnership with Centre Pompidou - ZAWYA MENA Edition.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 06:27:20 GMT
A visit to the Museum of Islamic Art in Ramadan - Egypttoday
A visit to the Museum of Islamic Art in Ramadan  Egypttoday

CAIRO 12 May 2019: Whether you are a fan of Islamic heritage or not, it takes one visit to the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Cairo to become one. After years ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Gayer Anderson Museum to Implement Braille Label Cards
Gayer Anderson Museum to Implement Braille Label Cards  Egyptian Streets

According to local news outlet Sada El Balad, Egypt's beloved Gayer Anderson Museum has announced the completion of museum cards and labels in Braille ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:17:33 GMT
In pictures: dirty puppets, talking trees and flagging
In pictures: dirty puppets, talking trees and flagging immigration at Art Basel's Parcours  Art Newspaper

This year's edition of the citywide exhibition explores the boundaries of sculpture in the public space.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:04:00 GMT
The women taking charge in the Gulf's rising art scene
The women taking charge in the Gulf's rising art scene  Art Newspaper

With many of the region's museums, fairs and festivals under female leadership, we talk to three key decision-makers.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Qatar- Museum of Islamic Art hosts honoured Bulgarian
Qatar- Museum of Islamic Art hosts honoured Bulgarian guest  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Desislava Radeva, the wife of Bulgaria President Rumen Radev yesterday visited the Museum of Islamic Art where she viewed the mu.


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Louvre Abu Dhabi Draws One Million People in Debut
Louvre Abu Dhabi Draws One Million People in Debut Year  The New York Times

A year since its opening, the Louvre Abu Dhabi drew more than a million visitors to its dome-shaped museum that features borrowed treasures by Leonardo da ...


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Best Free Museums in Scandinavia - Forbes
The Best Free Museums in Scandinavia  Forbes

While Scandinavia is not a budget travel destination, there are free museums in all three Scandinavian capitals to make your travel budget go further while not ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 16:04:18 GMT
Museum of Islamic Art hosts honoured Bulgarian guest
Museum of Islamic Art hosts honoured Bulgarian guest  Gulf Times

Desislava Radeva, the wife of Bulgaria President Rumen Radev yesterday visited the Museum of Islamic Art where she viewed the museum's collection of.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Explore artistic innovation and artists as change-makers
Explore artistic innovation and artists as change-makers in Women Breaking Boundaries at the Cincinnati Art Museum  ArtfixDaily

CINCINNATI A new special exhibition explores the role of women in art and art history at the Cincinnati Art Museum from October 11April 12, 2020. Women ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 19:03:35 GMT
City as Sculpture Park: In Doha, Public Art Program
City as Sculpture Park: In Doha, Public Art Program Reanimates the Tried and True -  ARTnews

Once the vast oil and gas reserves of Qatar were discovered in the mid-20th century, Doha, its capital, was transformed rather quickly. Formerly a village on the ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 13:55:00 GMT
The museum celebrating Greece's link to the Islamic
The museum celebrating Greece's link to the Islamic world  The National

We discover artefacts from cities such as Makkah, Cairo and Istanbul during a visit to the Benaki Museum of Islamic Art.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 13:22:54 GMT
Islamic Arts from Spain at Albuquerque Museum of Art
Islamic Arts from Spain at Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Albuquerque  Weekly Alibi

Mara Judith Feliciano explores this fascinating period and discuss the lasting impact of Islamic arts on museums and collecting.


Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ramadan family activities & workshops at Museum of
Ramadan family activities & workshops at Museum of Islamic Art  The Peninsula Qatar

To mark the Holy month of Ramadan, the Museum of Islamic Art has kicked off its annual Ramadan programme, which offers community members a chance to ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A glimpse at Islamic Artifacts - Egypttoday
A glimpse at Islamic Artifacts  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 9 May 2019: The Islamic Art Museum contains more than 100,000 masterpieces covering all branches of Islamic art in various eras. Isalmic artifacts (1)


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Algeria museum vandalized during protests: ministry
Algeria museum vandalized during protests: ministry  Hurriyet Daily News

Algeria's oldest museum, home to some of the country's most valuable art, was vandalized during protests against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth ...


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Artist Mara Sfara Kinetic Sculpture Titled In the Gardens
Artist Mara Sfara Kinetic Sculpture Titled In the Gardens of Mount Olympus Acquired by The Springfield Museum to The Permanent Collection  ArtfixDaily

Artist Mara Sfara Kinetic Sculpture Titled In the Gardens of Mount Olympus Acquired by The Springfield Museums to The Permanent Collection Artist Opening ...


Sun, 09 Jun 2019 22:35:30 GMT
Jewel in the desert - Telegraph India
Jewel in the desert  Telegraph India

Qatar is a mix of the traditional and the modern that makes sure that visitors never have a dull moment.


Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Special SiQ discounts, tours for Culture Pass members
Special SiQ discounts, tours for Culture Pass members  Gulf Times

Qatar Museums (QM), in partnership with Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) has announced discounts for Culture Pass members on various activities and.


Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Baltimore Museum of Art Gets $3.5 Million to Endow
Baltimore Museum of Art Gets $3.5 Million to Endow Chief Curator  The New York Times

The gift falls in line with the museum's mission to uphold equity and diversity within its leadership and programming.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
"The last modern monument maker has passed with IM
"The last modern monument maker has passed with IM Pei's death"  Dezeen

With the passing of great modern architects like IM Pei, monumental architecture is becoming less relevant for today's society, says Aaron Betsky.


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Lost Kingdoms | by Howard W. French - The
Africa's Lost Kingdoms | by Howard W. French  The New York Review of Books

There is a broad strain in Western thought that has long treated Africa as existing outside of history and progress; it ranges from some of our most famous ...


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 06:02:45 GMT
Qatar Youth Choir performs at the Museum of Islamic
Qatar Youth Choir performs at the Museum of Islamic Art  The Peninsula Qatar

This week Qatar Youth Choir travels to Vienna, Austria, to the oldest choral institution in the world - the famous Vienna Boys Choir. There they will undertake ...


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tareq Rajab Museum of Islamic Calligraphy Jabriya
Tareq Rajab Museum of Islamic Calligraphy Jabriya, Kuwait  Atlas Obscura

Discover Tareq Rajab Museum of Islamic Calligraphy in Jabriya, Kuwait: A private collection of over 30000 ancient and modern items showcasing the beauty of ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 18:00:31 GMT
Two Florence Museums Are Tracing the City's 500-Year
Two Florence Museums Are Tracing the City's 500-Year Connection to Islamic Art  Smithsonian.com

For nearly three centuries, the House of Medici was unparalleled in its authority over the Italian city of Florence. With Cosimo the Elder, Lorenzo the Magnificent ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jerusalem museum director blasts Israels nation-state
Jerusalem museum director blasts Israels nation-state law  Art Newspaper

As protests for equal rights sweep Israel, the head of the country's sole Islamic art museum has added his personal voice to calls for Benjamin Netanyahu's ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Celebrating a rich history - Washington Times
Celebrating a rich history  Washington Times

The National Museum of Qatar is dedicated to bringing to life the unique story of Qatar and its people.


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Artist Mara Sfara Kinetic Sculpture Titled "In the
Artist Mara Sfara Kinetic Sculpture Titled "In the Gardens of Mount Olympus" Acquired by The Springfield Museum to The Permanent Collection  PR Web

Artist, Mara Sfara's kinetic sculpture In the Garden of Mount Olympus has been acquired for the permanent collection in the historic Classical Cast Gallery of the ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Museum of Islamic Art Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary
Museum of Islamic Art Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with wide array of public events  ILoveQatar.net

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) has organised a week of public events to celebrate its 10-year anniversary.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Ramadan Podcast Where Muslims Take It Up A Notch
The Ramadan Podcast Where Muslims Take It Up A Notch From 'Islam 101'  NPR

In the KPCC podcast "Tell Them, I Am," host and producer Misha Euceph aims to give Muslims a space to define their identities outside of stereotypes and broad ...


Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
British Museums Islamic art finally gets its fairy
British Museums Islamic art finally gets its fairy-tale ending  Art Newspaper

Restored Victorian galleries, funded by Albukhary Foundation and featuring screens by Ahmad Angawi, have transformed the presentation of the collection.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lauren O'Neill-Butler on Monumental Journey: The Daguerreotypes
Lauren O'Neill-Butler on Monumental Journey: The Daguerreotypes of Girault de Prangey  Artforum

In many ways, this was a stunning show of firsts. It was the US debut of Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey's iridescent daguerreotypes, gathering 120 of the ...


Sat, 01 Jun 2019 04:13:45 GMT



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