Islamic Art and the Museum

Written By Benoît Junod
Islamic Art and the Museum
  • Publsiher : Al Saqi
  • Release : 25 June 2021
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
  • Pages : 374 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Islamic Art and the Museum

Islamic Art and the Museum
  • Author : Benoît Junod,Georges Khalil,Stefan Weber,Gerhard Wolf
  • Publisher : Al Saqi
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : A unique, multi-authored volume on the issues and politics of curating Islamic art in the twenty-first century....

The Illustrated Guide to the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo

The Illustrated Guide to the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo
  • Author : Bernard O'Kane
  • Publisher : Amer Univ in Cairo Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 379
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : A full-color guide to one of Egypt's leading museums. The Museum of Islamic Art, established in Cairo in 1881, houses one of the world's richest collections of artifacts from all periods of Islamic history and all parts of the Islamic world. Structured as a guide, but fully illustrated with superb color ...

Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Author : Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.),Maryam Ekhtiar
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : Published in conjunction with the reopening of the Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia on November 1, 2011....

Islamic Art in the Museum

Islamic Art in the Museum
  • Author : Mehri Khalil
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 158
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : The purpose of this study is to examine the representation of Islamic art in museums in the last decade, compared to its representation before the events of 9/11. In order to give an overview of various exhibition designs throughout the world, three renowned museums are surveyed: the Museum of Islamic Art ...

Islamic Art Collections

Islamic Art Collections
  • Author : Karin Adahl
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-05
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : An annotated index and general orientation of Islamic art collections in museums, libraries, other institutions and on private hands. Includes a short description of each collection, its main characteristics, documentation, publications and exhibitions....

The Treasures of Islamic Art in the Museums of Cairo

The Treasures of Islamic Art in the Museums of Cairo
  • Author : Bernard O'Kane
  • Publisher : Amer Univ in Cairo Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : Masterpieces of every medium are represented, including the decorative arts of ceramics, metalwork, textiles, woodwork, glass, carved stone and ivory, and the art of the book. The objects vary from pieces made for purely secular purposes, many of them with blazons showing that they were the property of the great ...

Curating Islamic Art Worldwide

Curating Islamic Art Worldwide
  • Author : Jenny Norton-Wright
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-25
  • Total pages : 165
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : This volume gives voice to cultural institutions working with collections of Islamic art and material culture globally, including many from outside Western Europe and North America. The contributions inform a vibrant, ongoing global conversation around curatorship in this field, one that embraces the responsibilities, challenges and opportunities for those engaged ...

Beyond the Palace Walls

Beyond the Palace Walls
  • Author : Mikhail Borisovich Piotrovskiĭ,Anton D. Pritula,National Museums of Scotland
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 237
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : This stunning publication accompanies an arresting exhibition on through November 6 at the Royal Museum, Edinburgh. Beyond the Palace Walls offers an array of exquisite objects that original ly graced the royal interiors of Shahs, Sultans and Princes in Iran, Turkey and other parts of the Muslim world and have been ...

Museum of Islamic Art

Museum of Islamic Art
  • Author : Philip Jodidio
  • Publisher : Prestel Pub
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 227
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : This is the first book to present the architecture and treasures of the world's premier museum of Islamic art. With architecture designed by I. M. Pei, an interior by J.-M. Wilmotte, and one of the world's finest collections, the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar, showcases the artistic ...

Islamic Art

Islamic Art
  • Author : Jonathan M. Bloom,Sheila S. Blair
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-01
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : A group of renowned scholars, collectors, artists, and curators grapple with the challenging notion of defining "Islamic art."...

Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World 2 Vol Set

Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World  2 Vol  Set
  • Author : Susan Sinclair
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2012-04-03
  • Total pages : 1512
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : Following the tradition and style of the acclaimed Index Islamicus, the editors have created this new Bibliography of Art and Architecture in the Islamic World. The editors have surveyed and annotated a wide range of books and articles from collected volumes and journals published in all European languages (except Turkish) ...

Al Andalus

Al Andalus
  • Author : Jerrilynn Denise Dodds,Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.),Patronato de la Alhambra
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release Date : 1992-01
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : From 711 when they arrived on the Iberian Peninsula until 1492 when scholars contribute a wide-ranging series of essays and catalogue entries which are fully companion to the 373 illustrations (324 in color) of the spectacular art and architecture of the nearly vanished culture. 91/2x121/2 they were expelled by Ferdinand and Isabella, the Muslims ...

Islamic Art and Architecture 650 1250

Islamic Art and Architecture 650 1250
  • Author : Richard Ettinghausen,Oleg Grabar,Professor Emeritus of Islamic Art and Architecture Oleg Grabar,Marilyn Jenkins
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-07-11
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : This richly illustrated book provides an unsurpassed overview of Islamic art and architecture from the seventh to the thirteenth centuries, a time of the formation of a new artistic culture and its first, medieval, flowering in the vast area from the Atlantic to India. Inspired by Ettinghausen and Grabar’s ...

Islamic Art After 9 11

Islamic Art After 9 11
  • Author : Howayda Abu Affan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 101
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : " The goal of this thesis is to provide a look into how certain institutions that hold Islamic art collections are coping with, changing , and adapting to misconceptions regarding Islamic cultures in the wake of that day. The thesis will attempt to answer the question of how museums can exercise their ...

Islamic Art in Detail

Islamic Art in Detail
  • Author : Sheila R. Canby
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
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Summary : This richly illustrated book allows readers to identify the elements and themes of Islamic art forms, and to examine them in works of painting and metalwork, in calligraphy and manuscripts, ceramics, glass, wood, and ivory....