Islamic art encompasses the visual arts produced from the 7th century onward by
people who lived within the territory that was inhabited by or ruled by culturally ...
As it is not only a religion but a way of life, Islam fostered the development of a
distinctive culture with its own unique artistic language that is reflected in art and
Today, the term Islamic art describes all of the arts that were produced in the
lands where Islam was the dominant religion or the religion of those who ruled.
Linda Komaroff, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, describes the development
of Islamic art and the historical and cultural traditions from which it emerged.
The phrase “Islamic art” generally refers to arts that are products of the Muslim
world, diverse cultures that historically extended from Spain to Southeast Asia.
One area where the genius of the Muslim civilisation has been recognised
worldwide is that of art. The artists of the Islamic world adapted their creativity to ...
The nonfigurative or abstract arts of Judaism and Islam must not be overlooked.
The former art was revealed in the Torah and is exclusively sacerdotal. Islamic ...
The Dome of the Rock (c.691) Temple Mount, Jerusalem The world's first and
most famous example of Islamic architecture. ISLAMIC ART WORLD
Jun 30, 2009 ... Islamic art includes all the artistic traditions in Muslim culture.
Islamic art and architecture, works of art and architecture created in countries
where Islam has been dominant and embodying Muslim precepts in its themes.