From the category archives:


Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Defining Meaning and Value in Contemporary Islamic Art

Lalla Essaydi, Gender, Power and Tradition

HRH Wijdan Fawaz Al-Hashemi, Contemporary or Modern Islamic Art?

Nada Shabout, Contemporary Trajectories: Iraqi Art in Context

Nacim Pak-Shiraz, Iranian Cinema Today: An Ode to the Past and New Directions in the Future?

Mohammad al-Asad, Whose History Is It Anyway: The Presence of the Past in the Architecture of the Lands of Islam over the Past Century and a Half

Newsha Tavakolian, A Shah, a Russian and My Grandfather: Iranian Photography, a History

Questions and answers with the panel of presenters from the first day of the 2017 Islamic Art Symposium

Shahzia Sikander, The Future of Indo-Persian Miniature Painting Tradition

Linda Komaroff, Islamic Art Now and Then

Hassan Hajjaj, in conversation with Alice Planel, Hub Wahad: On Finding Inspiration in a Community of Nomads

Venetia Porter, What does the contemporary art of the Middle East tell us about the cultures, histories, and politics of the region today?

Stefano Carboni, Collecting ‘Islamic’ Art in Southeast Asia and Australia: Past, Present and Future

Questions and answers with the panel of presenters from the second day of the 2017 Islamic Art Symposium.