Architecture of Faith: The History and Diversity of the World's Great Mosques
Architecture of Faith: The History and Diversity of the World's Great Mosques
WhenThursday, September 17, 2020, 6:45 – 8:45 PM
CategoriesAfter Five, Webcasts & Online
SponsorSmithsonian Associates
Event LocationThis program is part of our, Smithsonian Associates Streaming series., ,
CostClick here to view prices
Get Tickets or Registersmithsonianassociates.org…
Details

Typically associated with domes, minarets, and rich decoration, mosques have achieved iconic status in popular conceptions of Islamic art and culture. Ünver Rüstem, assistant professor of Islamic art and architecture at Johns Hopkins University, explores the geographical and cultural diversity of the Islamic world through mosques that extend from Spain to India and from the 7th century into our own time. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)

View CalendarView CalendarPrintPrintQR Code
Terms of Use Privacy