Part of a 15th-century ceramic panel from Samarkand with arabesque background
Contemporary calligraphy by Sasan Nasernia. Inspired by patterns found in persian architecture and carpets.
Sakkos of Metropolitan Alexei, 1364, Byzantine fabric
“Ornamented-style Lotto” Rug, Turkey, 17th century, Wool, 69 x 49 in. (176 x…
Miniaturuist Levni, The Surname, 18. century Ottoman artist (festival circus)
Rachid Koraïchi’s tapestries hang from the ceiling, telling the stories of the…
Eric Standley, a Virginia-based artist who works with laser-cut paper, creates amazing and awe-inspiring layered paper cuts of extraordinary complexity that successfully marry Gothic and Islamic architectural elements in tiny cathedral-like spaces.