November 22, 2022

Iranian incense burner helps to fuel ‘white glove’ sale

Lion form bronze incense burner made in eastern Iran or Afghanistan in the 11th or 12th century – £9000 at Chiswick Auctions. A private single-owner collection […]
November 19, 2022

Artist Kushana Bush ‘always saw the world in flames, now, everyone else sees it that way too’

Kushana Bush’s Lithograph works in collaboration with John Pusateri will be unveiled at the Aotearoa Art Fair from November 16. Creating art in the middle of […]
November 19, 2022

Promotion of Islamic concepts in calligraphy discussed

LAHORE:Several academics read papers and held discussions on the varied aspects of Islamic Art on the 2nd day of The Islamic Art Festival organised by Lahore […]
October 26, 2022

Exhibition of rare manuscripts, paintings from Patna’s Khuda Bakhsh Library held in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 26 (PTI) The illustrated manuscript of “Tarikh-e-Khandan-e-Timuriyah” was among the rarest and most valuable books from Patna’s Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library displayed at […]
October 26, 2022

Exhibition of rare manuscripts paintings from Patna’s Khuda Bakhsh Library held in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 26 (PTI) The illustrated manuscript of “Tarikh-e-Khandan-e-Timuriyah” was among the rarest and most valuable books from Patna’s Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library displayed at […]
October 20, 2022

‘Arts of The Islamic World & India’ in Sotheby’s London October sale

An emerald and diamond-set gold bazuband from North India. Muhammad Yusuf, Features Writer Alongside Indian miniatures and Islamic manuscripts, 18th-century jewels and rare works of art […]
October 20, 2022

A Tribute to Peter Lamborn Wilson

Portrait of Peter Wilson, July, 1989, Boulder. Photo: Allen Ginsberg. Raymond Foye My introduction to PLW was not through his writings but through his after-midnight radio […]
October 13, 2022

دختر ایران

تقدیم به همه مادران، همسران، خواهران و دختران که ایران و فرهنگ از دامان ایشان برمی خیزد و تداوم میابد تقدیم به مردان شریف ایران که […]
September 13, 2022

Why did Mughal emperor Jahangir issue these rare and singular astrology-themed coins?

Met Museum [Public Domain] The Leningrad Scorpio. The Lahore Capricorn. The Agra Aquarius. No, these aren’t the titles of vintage spy novels. These references appear in […]
July 31, 2022

Iran’s art heritages where different civilizations and cultural traditions converge

(VOVWORLD) – “A picture is worth more than a thousand words”, Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Hieu said at a recent exhibition of handcrafts and photographs […]