Islamic decoration, which tends to avoid using figurative images, makes frequent use of geometric patterns which have developed over the centuries.
The WADE Photo Archive. This website offers an archive of over 4000 images of patterns and other design features drawn from the rich cultural heritage of the ...
geometric patterns are popularly associated with Islamic art, largely due to their aniconic quality. These abstract designs not only adorn the surfaces of ...
Taj-Al-Mulk North Dome (with 5-fold motif), Jameh mosque, Isfahan, built1088 ( photo: R. Henry), alongside detail showing the path of Venus from James ...
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Feb 10, 2015 ... Islamic craftsmen turned geometry into an art form because pictures of ... A fourfold Islamic pattern by Eric Broug of a type commonly found ...
Jun 30, 2009 ... Islamic art includes all the artistic traditions in Muslim culture. ... Geometry and patterns are important; People do not appear in specifically ...
David Wade has partnered with Artstor to distribute approximately 1500 images of Islamic art in the Digital Library. These images illustrate patterns and design ...
Mar 31, 2012 ... In his first post for his regular column on Daily AD, Mitch Owens discusses geometric patterns in Islamic Art.