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color inspiration from morocco | Free People Blog #freepeople

color inspiration from morocco

color inspiration from morocco | Free People Blog #freepeople

Colors of Life

Imam(Shah) Mosque, Isfahan, Iran, built during the reign of Shah Abbas II (c…

Jaipur, India by CrittersWorldTour

Islamic mosaic entryway- I love that it's so grand and demands attention. In the US, color used in this way might be interpreted as overbearing or obnoxious.

Grande Mosquée de Paris. Picture by k_man123

La Alhambra in Granada, Spain. The Moors knew a thing or two about design. Especially geometric Necessary to maintain Islamic rules about non figurative art.

Inside Sherdor Madrassah - Samarkand, Uzbekistan // photo by Vladimir Shipilin, 2012

Inside Sherdor Madrassah - Samarkand, Uzbekistan // photo by Vladimir Shipilin, 2012

Art Comes First: Inspirations : Photo

Danielle Mysliwiec (Middle Ground I, above). It’s not macramé, not string theory, not knots at all.

Gold Door at Bok Sanctuary, Lake Wales, Florida

Gold Door, entrance to the carillon tower at Bok Sanctuary, Bok Tower Gardens (Bok Mountain Lake Sanctuary & Singing Tower), Lake Wales, Florida.

Moroccan Mosaic Design

I spent the bulk of the morning at the passport office in Seattle to replace my passport that was stolen by three Artful Dodger types in the.

Arabesques : mosquée cathédrale de Qous : typan et écoinçons en faïence (XVIe. siècle) (1877). Illustration from 'L'Art arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire depuis le VIIe siècle jusqu'à la fin du XVIIIe' by Prisse d'Avennes.

Prisse d'Avens, Islamic Art from the monuments of Cairo since the to the late century, France Via NYPL