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Humanities - Islam Geometric Art

Stephanie, Summer, Andy, Jenny

Nayeon Im

on 17 January 2013

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Islamic Geometric
Folder 1 Islamic Geometric
Folder 2 Islam Geometric Art Andy, Stephanie, Jenny, Summer How is Islamic
related to religion? Islamic Geometric Art This islamic geometric
art was found in buildings.
It is like a tessellation
and the shapes are
almost equal sizes.
Interesting Fact 1 Geometry has to be used in Islamic
Geometric Art. Geometric
motifs were very popular with
Islamic artists and all around the
world. Pictures of Islamic Geometric Art Examples of Islamic Geometric Art Present Day Examples of Islam Geometric Art used in real life Main Board Islamic architecture had been
been taken to whole new levels
such as tall buildings. Burj Dubai
(Burj Khalifa) is the tallest building.
It uses patterns in different parts
of the building. PLz Stay with Us :)
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By. Andy, Stephanie, Summer, Jenny THANKS Who developed
Islamic Geometric Art? Features of a mosque that are decorated with geometric designs: domes hallways columns piers arches walls START http://mostvisitedplacesinindia.blogspot.kr/2012/11/taj-mahal-tour.html The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum that is located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It was built from 1632 to 1653. Dome of the Rock Taj Mahal When was Islamic
Geometric Art
perfected? When, why, where,
what, how of islamic
geometric art developed? When was Islamic
Geometric Art perfected? The Dome of the Rock is located on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel. It was built from 687 to 691 at the order of Umayyad Caliph Abd al-Malik. The islamic geometric art was
perfected in the 7th century when
the Quran came out. It was perfected
in Saudi Arabia. Types of Geometric
Art. There are a variety of forms of
islamic geometric art.
Tessellations are a very
important in the islamic geometric
art. There are two types of tessel-
lations. Semi-Regular Tessellations Semi-Regular tessellations are used at many times in the islamic geometric art. In semi-regular tessellations there are two shapes that are used. These tessellations are used in geometric art because of its creative and simple design. These tessellations have shapes that are almost exactly equal to each other. This unique design is used very creatively in the islamic geometric art. The Taj Mahal has a lot of symmetry involved. It is on a square platform with four minarets on each corner. It is formed with quadrilaterals and other geometric shapes. What Muslim excelled
in the area
of geometry? They excelled
in graphic art. G It's alright..
We're almost there :) The walls and floors of the building are decorated with geometric designs. eomerty seemed to
be spiritual A The shape of the building is in the shape of a 12mx15m octagon http://fractalpattern.wordpress.com/2011/08/03/geometry-in-dome-of-the-rock-jerusalem/ Masjid Nabawi - Saudi Arabia http://smashinghub.com/25-beautiful-examples-of-islamic-architecture-mosques.htm James Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque - Brunai Faisal Mosque - Pakistan http://smashinghub.com/25-beautiful-examples-of-islamic-architecture-mosques.htm Cyprus Turkish Islamic Community of Victoria http://smashinghub.com/25-beautiful-examples-of-islamic-architecture-mosques.htm llah is infinite like a circle B elievers used geometry to reflect on life http://smashinghub.com/25-beautiful-examples-of-islamic-architecture-mosques.htm C omplex geometric patterns have unending repetition and this represents the infinite nature of Allah Bibliography "Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History." Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2012. <http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/geom/hd_geom.htm>. Hussain, Zarah. "Islamic Art." BBC News. BBC, 30 June 2009. Web. 09 Dec. 2012. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/art/art_1.shtml>. "Arabic Mathematics : Forgotten Brilliance?" Arabic Mathematics. Web. 02 Jan. 2013.
<http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/HistTopics/Arabic_mathematics.html>. "Describe the Geometry Used to Design the Taj Mahal.? - Rediff Questions & Answers." Describe the Geometry Used to Design the Taj Mahal.? - Rediff Questions & Answers. Web. 02 Jan. 2013.
<http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/describe-the-geometry-used-to-design-the-taj-mahal/22720860/answers>. "Islamic Mosque Architecture." About.com Islam. Web. 02 Jan. 2013.
<http://islam.about.com/od/mosques/tp/architecture_parts.htm>. "Knowing the Truth: Gateway to Knowledge." Knowing the Truth Gateway to Knowledge. Web. 02 Jan. 2013.
<http://knowingthetruth.wordpress.com/>. "Selimiye Mosque (Edirne)." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 17 Dec. 2012. Web. 02 Jan. 2013. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selimiye_Mosque>. Allah http://www.flickr.com/photos/callguzman/2739949637/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allah Example Burj Dubai (aka Burj Khalifa) "Taj Mahal Geometry." Taj Mahal Geometry. Web. 02 Jan. 2013.
<http://www.lilburnes.org/Students/Media2/Taj_Mahal/Taj_geometry.html>. "DLTK's Crafts for KidsIslamic Geometric Art." Islamic Geometric Art. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Jan. 2013. <http://www.dltk-kids.com/world/muslim/islamic_geometric_art.htm>. Islamic Art and Geometric Design: Activities for Learning. New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004. Print. R epeating patterns show that each small thing matters to make a bigger product Regular Tessellations Regular tessellations is when you
cover a surface with patterns and
no gaps. It is made by repeating regular polygon. There is only 3 Regular Tessellations. http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/tessellation.html Symbols, patterns, and styles were
used in the Islamic Geometric Art to
represent the themes the drawings and paintings. This kind of Islamic Art was used
for many religious reasons. Tessellations are used in Islamic Geometric Art. Interesting Fact 2 Islamic Geometric Art was developed by many
countries over many centuries. It was developed by the Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Central Asia, and the Persians.
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