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Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
The Museum of Islamic Art (Arabic: متحف الفن الإسلامي‎‎, matḥaf al-fann al-islāmī) is a museum located on one end of the seven kilometers long Corniche
Apr 26th 2017

L. A. Mayer Institute for Islamic Art
The L.A. Mayer Institute for Islamic Art (Hebrew: מוזיאון ל. א. מאיר לאמנות האסלאם, Arabic: معهد ل. أ. مئير للفن الإسلامي) is a museum in Jerusalem, Israel
Apr 24th 2017

Islamic garden
Traditionally, an Islamic garden is a cool place of rest and reflection, and a reminder of paradise. The Qur'an has many references to gardens, and the
Jan 8th 2017

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Metropolitan-Museum">The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially "the Met", is located in New York City and is the largest art museum in the United States, and is among the
May 25th 2017

Censorship in Islamic societies
Islamic teachings and argument have been used to censor opinions and writings throughout history, up to and including the modern era, and thus there are
May 23rd 2017

Aniconism in Islam
Aniconism in Islam is a proscription in Islam against the creation of images of sentient beings. The most absolute proscription is of images of God in
May 26th 2017

Rourke Art Museum
The-Rourke-Art-MuseumThe Rourke Art Museum is a fine arts museum in Moorhead, Minnesota, United States, founded by James O'Rourke. The art museum can be found at 521 Main Avenue
Nov 28th 2016

Shangri La (Doris Duke)
Shangri La is the name of an Islamic-style mansion built by heiress Doris Duke near Diamond Head just outside Honolulu, Hawaii. It is now owned and operated
Nov 13th 2016

Tabriz Islamic Arts University
Tabriz-Islamic-Art-UniversityTabriz Islamic Art University also known as Tabriz-Art-UniversityTabriz Art University is a public university located in Tabriz, East Azarbaijan. The university's major focus
Feb 7th 2017

Alfred Park
Chandrasekhar Azad Park (British colonial era Alfred Park and informally Company Bagh) is a public park in Allahabad. Built in 1870 to mark Prince Alfred's
May 14th 2017

Walters Art Museum
Coordinates: 39°17′48″N 76°36′58″W / 39.29667°N 76.61611°W / 39.29667; -76.61611 The Walters Art Museum, located in Mount Vernon-Belvedere, Baltimore
May 8th 2017

Finsbury Park Mosque
The Finsbury Park Mosque is a mosque located in Finsbury Park, North London, Borough of Islington, England. Finsbury Park Mosque is registered in the UK
May 16th 2017

Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Centre
Coordinates: 22°17′55″N 114°10′18″E / 22.298733°N 114.171719°E / 22.298733; 114.171719 Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Centre or Kowloon Mosque
Feb 3rd 2017

Park51 (originally named Cordoba House) was to be a 13-story Islamic community center in Lower Manhattan including a "Muslim community center and a mosque
May 21st 2017

Saint Louis Art Museum
Saint-Louis-Art-Museum">The Saint Louis Art Museum is one of the principal U.S. art museums, with paintings, sculptures, cultural objects, and ancient masterpieces from all corners
Apr 18th 2017

Byzantine art
Byzantine art is the name for the artistic products of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire, as well as the nations and states that inherited culturally
May 13th 2017

Azerbaijani art
AzerbaijaniAzerbaijani art has developed over the ancient history of Azerbaijan and Iranian Azerbaijan. The AzerbaijaniAzerbaijanis have created a rich and distinctive culture
May 27th 2017

Islamic–Jewish relations
IslamicIslamic–Jewish relations started in the 7th century AD with the origin and spread of Islam in the Arabian peninsula. The two religions share similar values
May 25th 2017

Cleveland Museum of Art
The Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA) is an art museum located in the Wade Park District, in the University Circle neighborhood on Cleveland's east side. Internationally
Apr 7th 2017

Australian art
AustralianAustralian art is any art made in Australia or about Australia, from prehistoric times to the present. This includes Aboriginal, Colonial, Landscape, Atelier
Mar 19th 2017

Majorelle Garden
Museums Dar Si Said Museum Marrakech Museum Bert Flint Museum Islamic Art Museum Parks and gardens Menara gardens Majorelle Garden Agdal Gardens Annakhil:
Feb 3rd 2017

Criticism of Islam
Criticism of Islam has existed since its formative stages. Early written criticism came from Christians, before the ninth century, many of whom viewed
May 25th 2017

Women in Islam
The experiences of Muslim women vary widely between and within different societies. At the same time, their adherence to Islam is a shared factor that
May 25th 2017

List of converts to Islam
The following is an incomplete list of notable people who converted to Islam from a different religion or no religion. This article addresses only past
May 20th 2017

Public art in Qatar
Qatar-Museums">The Qatar Museums (QM) Public Art Department is responsible for overseeing the installation of artwork by renowned artists in the public realm in Qatar
Feb 27th 2017

Contemporary art in Egypt
Contemporary art in Egypt is a term used to visual art including installations, videos, paintings, sculptures developed in the Egyptian art scene. While
Apr 6th 2017

Honolulu Museum of Art
The-Honolulu-MuseumThe Honolulu Museum of Art (formerly the Honolulu-AcademyHonolulu Academy of Arts) is an art museum in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. The museum is largest of its kind in the state
May 28th 2017

Islam and blasphemy
Blasphemy in Islam is impious utterance or action concerning God, Muhammad or anything considered sacred in Islam. The Quran admonishes blasphemy, but
May 25th 2017

Islamic Foundation North
Islamic Foundation North is a mosque located in Waukegan, Illinois. Its current building was built in 2004. The organization itself has existed since 1977
Dec 11th 2016

List of art museums
Algiers Algeria Algiers: Museum of Modern Art of Algiers, Museum of Popular Arts and Traditions, National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers Oran: Ahmed Zabana National
May 26th 2017

Art theft
Art theft is usually for the purpose of resale or for ransom (sometimes called artnapping). Stolen art is sometimes used by criminals as collateral to
May 24th 2017

Hyde Park, Chicago
Hyde Park is a neighborhood and community area on the South-SideSouth Side of Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. It is located on the shore of Lake Michigan seven miles (11 km)
Apr 13th 2017

Aga Khan Museum
The-Aga-Khan-MuseumThe Aga Khan Museum (French: Musee Aga Khan) is a museum of Islamic art, Iranian (Persian) art and Muslim culture in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The museum
Feb 4th 2017

Freer Gallery of Art
The Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery form the Smithsonian Institution's national museums of Asian art in the United States. The Freer
Apr 11th 2017

Depictions of Muhammad
The permissibility of depictions of Muhammad in Islam has been a contentious issue. Oral and written descriptions of Muhammad are readily accepted by all
May 7th 2017

Al-Azhar Park
Al-Azhar Park is a public park located in Cairo, Egypt. Among several honors, this park is listed as one of the world's sixty great public spaces by the
Jan 22nd 2017

Loyola University Museum of Art
The Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA), which opened in the fall of 2005, is unique among Chicago's many museums for mounting exhibits that explore
Dec 10th 2016

Islam in Hungary
Islam in Hungary has a long history that dates back to at least the 10th century. The influence of Sunni Islam was especially pronounced in the 16th century
May 27th 2017

Indianapolis Museum of Art
The-IndianapolisIndianapolis-MuseumThe IndianapolisIndianapolis Museum of Art (known colloquially as the IMA) is an encyclopedic art museum located in IndianapolisIndianapolis, Indiana, United States. The museum
May 12th 2017

Funerary art
Funerary art is any work of art forming, or placed in, a repository for the remains of the dead. The term also encompasses cenotaphs ("empty tombs"), tomb-like
Mar 8th 2017

Geometric abstraction
Geometric abstraction is a form of abstract art based on the use of geometric forms sometimes, though not always, placed in non-illusionistic space and
May 9th 2017

Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton-University-Art-Museum">The Princeton University Art Museum (PUAM) is the Princeton-University'sPrinceton University's gallery of art, located in Princeton, New Jersey. Founded in 1882, it now houses
Apr 10th 2017

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Museum The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is an art museum located on Wilshire Boulevard in the Miracle Mile vicinity of Los Angeles. LACMA is on Museum
May 27th 2017

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
The-Islamic-Arts-Museum-MalaysiaThe Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia (Malay: Muzium Kesenian Islam Malaysia) was officially opened on 12 December 1998. The museum is located in the heart
May 9th 2017

Islam in Australia
Islam in Australia is a minority religious affiliation. According to the 2011 Australian Census, the combined number of people who self-identified as Muslim
May 5th 2017

Islam in the United States
Islam is the third largest religion in the United States after Christianity and Judaism. According to a 2010 study, it is followed by 0.9% of the population
May 24th 2017

Islam in Azerbaijan
Over 96.9% of the population of Azerbaijan is nominally Muslim. (Estimates include 96.9% Muslim (Shia), 93.4% (Berkley Center, 2012), 99.2% (Pew Research
Apr 15th 2017

Prehistoric art
In the history of art, prehistoric art is all art produced in preliterate, prehistorical cultures beginning somewhere in very late geological history,
May 15th 2017

Phoenix Ancient Art
Phoenix Ancient Art, located in Geneva and New York City, is an antiquities dealer specializing in Greek and Roman ancient art. Its works of art have been
Feb 22nd 2017

Scottish art
Scottish art is the body of visual art made in what is now Scotland, or about Scottish subjects, since prehistoric times. It forms a distinctive tradition
Apr 3rd 2017

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