Museum of Islamic Art Doha Qatar

The various artwork, artifacts and collections of the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. It details the many nations and cultures with a common Islamic heritage.
12 Pin273 Follower
Helmets representing various military expeditions and empires

Helmets representing various military expeditions and empires

Elements of war and conquest are found abundantly throughout the Museum of Islamic Art, such as this decorative dagger

Elements of war and conquest are found abundantly throughout the Museum of Islamic Art, such as this decorative dagger

Texts with religious commentary and images are fascinating portrayals of the diversity of Islamic traditions.

Texts with religious commentary and images are fascinating portrayals of the diversity of Islamic traditions.

The extensive collection in the Museum of Islamic Art is inclusive of many art forms

The extensive collection in the Museum of Islamic Art is inclusive of many art forms

Illustrated manuscripts with gold leaf show a collaboration of art forms between Eastern and Western artists

Illustrated manuscripts with gold leaf show a collaboration of art forms between Eastern and Western artists

Rugs and other ornamental fabrics are among some of the Museum's most prized possessions  in Doha

Rugs and other ornamental fabrics are among some of the Museum's most prized possessions in Doha

Emblems from far and wide make up the eclectic collection of the Museum of Islamic Art

Emblems from far and wide make up the eclectic collection of the Museum of Islamic Art

Squares, rectangles, circles and a host of other geometric patterns make up this impressive dome of the museum's central hall

Squares, rectangles, circles and a host of other geometric patterns make up this impressive dome of the museum's central hall

The courtyard of the Museum with views of Doha's Cornice, downtown and a calming reflective pool.

The courtyard of the Museum with views of Doha's Cornice, downtown and a calming reflective pool.

The main hall of the museum encompasses geometric designs and marvelous patterns

The main hall of the museum encompasses geometric designs and marvelous patterns


Altre idee
The exterior of the Museum of Islamic Art, a work of intricacy and design itself.

The exterior of the Museum of Islamic Art, a work of intricacy and design itself.

An ornate falcon encrusted with rubies and gold  on display in the Museum

An ornate falcon encrusted with rubies and gold on display in the Museum

The Former Market in Cerete, Cordoba  #Colombia

The Former Market in Cerete, Cordoba #Colombia

Some bridge sculpture in #Berlin #Germany views from around the world

Some bridge sculpture in #Berlin #Germany views from around the world

The famous bell tower in Krakow from the Cathedral on Wawel Hill #travel #travelpics

The famous bell tower in Krakow from the Cathedral on Wawel Hill #travel #travelpics

The architecture in Leuven Belgium is impressive, wonderfully encapsulated in this town edifice

The architecture in Leuven Belgium is impressive, wonderfully encapsulated in this town edifice

A fascinating building in Granada, Spain after a rainstorm. The blend of inhabitants over centuries contributes to elegant styles.

A fascinating building in Granada, Spain after a rainstorm. The blend of inhabitants over centuries contributes to elegant styles.

The modern Alexandria Library, built in the same place of the ancient marvelous Library.

The modern Alexandria Library, built in the same place of the ancient marvelous Library.

La Mancha Spain: very few of these windmills remain in the country. They are powerful witnesses to the ancient and rich history and architecture of Spain

La Mancha Spain: very few of these windmills remain in the country. They are powerful witnesses to the ancient and rich history and architecture of Spain

Ljubljana Castle sits in the top of a hill that watches over the city. It is a symbol of the Capital of Slovenia!

Ljubljana Castle sits in the top of a hill that watches over the city. It is a symbol of the Capital of Slovenia!

Pinterest
Cerca