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David Collection 1, Copenhagen 2014

We are very lucky in Copenhagen in having several fine museums that are absolutely free. Right now I’m in San Francisco and I keep searching for free museums but they are not here. 41 more words

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Clash of Two Worlds: Calligraffiti by Abdulrahman Al-Nugamshi

The art world is a diverse world full of expectations, surprises, collaborations and ingenuity as well as a heady mix between ancient and modern. There are no limits when it comes to producing pieces of expressionism that define what the artist is trying to portray. 158 more words

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CRIMEA, Day 10: Bakhchisaray Palace

One of the highly appealing aspects of Crimea as a travel destination (in case gorgeous nature, sea & sun and wine by the bucket… 523 more words

History

Islamic Art with Adam Williamson

Artist Adam Williamson of East London, told us about Islamic art and how he is currently teaching it at King’s College. He showed us several films of how he interprets those same Islamic carvings into performances in front of a live audience! 218 more words

Art

Al Malik _99 attributes of Allah series

Hello and As salam alaikum to everyone. Its been really long since I have been planning to do the 99 attributes of Allah on canvas. Its a long and lengthy process as 99 is not an easy job. 208 more words

Arabesque

28June2014* Our first night in Bukhara

We arrived in Bukhara after six hours in the car from Samarkand.  We were all exhausted at the apartment and did not actually head to the old city to explore until around 7pm.  222 more words

Architecture

27June2014* View from the Tilla-Kari Minaret

While visiting the Registan for a second time on the following day with a classmate who had just arrived from Tashkent, we were offered to climb up one of the minarets at the complex.  106 more words

Architecture