Rendering a New Aesthetic: The Development of Islamic Art and Architecture

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Adapted and edited by Al Sabz’ali’an from: Al Wijd’an, “The Role of Islamic Art in the Inter-Cultural Dialogue”.

This article traces the development of Islamic art and architecture as seen in the early mosques of the seventh and eighth centuries. It concludes with a discussion on the relation between Islam and Europe, and the role of art in this relationship.