A Treasure House on the HudsonLEARN MORE
Olana is a remarkable galley of exquisite works of art collected by Fredric Edwin Church during his travels...
Sana'a RisingLEARN MORE
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The Scholars of Seville – Artists, Architecture and GovernmentLEARN MORE
Seville was a key centre of Islamic Civilisation in Spain. Here you can read about the architect of the...
Figure 1. Details of a squinch in the northern dome (1088/89) providing the transition from the square bay to the circular dome.
Masjid-i-Jamis: the Friday Mosque of IsfahanLEARN MORE
Iran has made great contributions to Muslim architecture culminating in the introduction of the cylindrical...
One of the small mahfills in Suleymaniye Mosque
Influence of Acoustic Data in Architectural DesignLEARN MORE
Sinan's is renowned for its success in the acoustic design of mosques is. Read further to discover the...