Islamic Art and the Museum

A unique, multi-authored volume on the issues and politics of curating Islamic art in the twenty-first century.

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  • Author : Benoît Junod
  • Publisher : Al Saqi
  • Pages : 374 pages
  • ISBN : 9780863564130
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Art of the Qurʼan

The Art of the Qurʼan
  • Author : Türk ve İslâm Eserleri Müzesi,Massumeh Farhad,Simon Rettig
  • Publisher : Smithsonian Institution
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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Published on the occasion of the exhibition The Art of the Qur'an: Treasures from the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, Istanbul, held at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington, D.C., October 15, 2016-February 20, 2017.

Islamic Art in the Museum

Islamic Art in the Museum
  • Author : Mehri Khalil
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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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 in Cairo, the Musée du Louvre in Paris, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Between 2003 and 2010-2011, the Museum of Islamic Art and the Metropolitan Museum

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 : 24 June 2021
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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 photographs, this book suggests a simple but comprehensive itinerary through one of Egypt's most fascinating museums. Taking readers through the various exhibits, this useful guidebook explains and illuminates the aesthetic

Byzantium and Islam

Byzantium and Islam
  • Author : Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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This magnificent volume explores the epochal transformations and unexpected continuities in the Byzantine Empire from the 7th to the 9th century. At the beginning of the 7th century, the Empire's southern provinces, the vibrant, diverse areas of North Africa and the eastern Mediterranean, were at the crossroads of exchanges reaching from Spain to China. These regions experienced historic upheavals when their Christian and Jewish communities encountered the emerging Islamic world, and by the 9th century, an unprecedented cross- fertilization of

Beyond the Palace Walls

Beyond the Palace Walls
  • Author : Mikhail Borisovich Piotrovskiĭ,Anton D. Pritula,National Museums of Scotland
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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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 housed within

Museum of Islamic Art

Museum of Islamic Art
  • Author : Philip Jodidio
  • Publisher : Prestel Pub
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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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 achievements of the Muslim world in a dazzling way. Interviews with I.M. Pei and Jean-Michel Wilmotte reveal how the architects sought to express the museum's ties with tradition while

Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Islamic Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Author : Navina Haidar,Kendra Weisbin
  • Publisher : Scala Books
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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Provides an accessible walking tour of the Metropolitan Museum's world-famous Islamic Art Galleries Features the popular Damascus Room and many other highlights of the Metropolitan's collection Only guide available to the Islamic galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art The museum's superlative collection of Islamic art, from as far west as Spain and as far east as India, ranges in date from the 7th to the 19th century and reflects the diversity and scope of Islamic cultures and the richness

Curating Islamic Art Worldwide

Curating Islamic Art Worldwide
  • Author : Jenny Norton-Wright
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 25 November 2019
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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 in it. Contributors—including art historians, curators and education specialists—discuss curatorial methodologies in theoretical and practical terms, present new exhibitions of Islamic art and culture, and explore the role

Against Invisibility

Against Invisibility
  • Author : Xenia Gazi
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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This thesis is part of my academic research into Islamic art galleries and aims to produce a critical contribution to the representation and interpretation of Islamic art in the North American Museum. Islamic art galleries worldwide are facing similar challenges, including attracting visitors, presenting culture, contextualizing objects, and explaining terms and art that relate to the MENASA (Middle Eastern, North African, and South Asian) regions in ways that are relevant to multimodal audiences. The relationship between a museum and its

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 : 24 June 2021
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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 amirs of the time, to some of the choicest examples recovered from the architectural masterpieces that permeate Cairo's landscape.

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 : 11 July 2003
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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 original text, this book has been completely rewritten and updated to take into account recent information and methodological advances. The volume focuses special attention on the development of numerous regional