Exhibition Lecture: Heavenly Patterns: The Nature of Islamic Art and Architecture
Friday, April 18th 7:00pm
From Central Asia and India to Spain and Morocco, the arts of the Islamic world embody powerful visions of man's relationship to god, the sophisticated tastes of Muslim rulers and a brilliant feeling for abstract color and design. Join Dr. Anne Bromberg, The Cecil and Ida Green Curator of Ancient and Asian Art, for a closer look at this rich work, including the Islamic domed buildings, masterpieces of richly colorful architecture, and Islamic paintings that give an exquisite glimpse of courtly life and the natural world.
Presented in partnership wtih the Boshell Family Lecture Series on Archaeology.
Late Night Lectures are included in FREE general admission.
The Dallas Museum of Art is supported in part by the generosity of DMA Partners and donors, the citizens of Dallas through the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, and the Texas Commission on the Arts.