This beautifully produced hardback book provides a comprehensive guide to Islamic art in Oman. Filled with beautiful illustrations and photographs of modern and historical artwork, it offers the perfect guide to students and those with an interest in Islamic art.
Islamic Art in Oman
A unique insight into the Islamic arts and crafts of the region. The developments and benefits that have taken place over the last 20 years are documented in detail, promoting cultural awareness and an awareness of the civilisation and beauty of the architecture and archaeology of Oman.
Abdulrahman Al-Salimi (Oman) — PhD (Durham University, UK, 2001). He is the editor of Al Tasamoh (Tolerance) magazine, published by the Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs of the Sultanate of Oman. Professor of Islamic Studies at the Institute for the Study of the Shariah, in Muscat, he was responsible for organizing the first international conference on Islamic jurisprudence in Oman. Author of numerous papers and articles in newspapers/dailies, magazines and encyclopedias.