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The various forms of art and the infrastructure of Islam.

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The Arts of Islam

  • Callligraphy- These writers are the most important aspect of Islamic art. 
  • Textiles- The main fabrics used were cotton,silk,wool and lenin.
  • The Arts of Fire- metals, ceramics and earth minerals.
  • Geometric figures


Islamic Art Forms

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     Architecture is most prominent in the designs of religious structures. An example of this would be the Dome of Rock and the Great Mosque. Even the Taj Mahal is inspired by persian architecture. The buildings are likely to star a central dome.



Great Mosque



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A mosque painted with geometric features. This shows two art forms in one. The dome and geometry.


It is dress code that women wear their hijab and niqab at all times out side or away from home.