IZNIK, Legendary Ceramics from Turkey: An Art Reborn
With more than 50 examples of superb quartz tiles, plates and vessels, the "IZNIK, Legendary Ceramics from Turkey: An Art Reborn" exhibition offers a unique opportunity to see recent works alongside traditional 16th-century examples.
Equally influenced by classic Islamic calligraphy as well as Van Gogh and Paul Klee, Salma Arastu portrays laymen [she calls them "the people of Allah"] in a fashion that emanates joy and positive energy.
Ilham Badreddine Mahfouz
Ilham Badreddine Mahfouz's art goes deep beneath the surface, literally and figuratively. In several layers of paint she tries to capture the life experience with explosive colors and abstract images.
Desert Rose: Breaking Boundaries with Heba Amin
Heba Amin is an up and coming artist who beautifully portrays the daily lives of Bedouins while conveying a positive image of the Arab people.
Calligraphy is the art of beautiful writing, celebrating the sounds and meanings of the sacred text, the Qur'an, and preserving its accuracy.