Lets go to Islam! By: Sue Student
Presentation Outline • Background Information • What types of art are in Islam • What does the art of Muslim world reflect? • Meaning of geometry and Islamic art • Types of Islamic Calligraphy • Origins • Characteristics • Sketch • Conclusion
Background Information • Geography • Location • Climate • Population • People/Culture
What does the art of the Muslim world reflect? • What type of message does this type of art try and tell you about… religion? folk stories? animals? patterns? numbers?
Meaning of geometry and Islamic art. • What does math and geometry mean to the Islamic people?
Types of Islamic Calligraphy. • Deewani: Origins: Characteristics: Picture: • Kufi: Origins: Characteristics: Picture: • Naskh: Origins: Characteristics: Picture:
Types of Islamic Calligraphy cont. • Riqa: Origins: Characteristics: Picture: • Taliq: Origins: Characteristics: Picture: • Thuluth: Origins: Characteristics: Picture:
Conclusion • What did you learn about this type of art? • What was your favorite piece of work? • Would you like to visit there sometime?
Sources • Deewani, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/deewani.html • Kufi, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/kufi.html • Naskh, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/naskh.html • Riqa, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/riqa.html • Taliq, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/taliq.html • Thuluth, www.islamicart.com/main/calligraphy/styles/thuluth.html • This is were you put all your website pages and book titles of information found.