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TASWIR: ISLAMISCHE BILDWELTEN UND MODERNE (Taswir: Pictorial Mappings of Islam and Modernity). Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, 2009. Organized and published by Berliner Festspiele, Berlin. Published in association with Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung, Berlin. 248 pp. with 297 ills. (280 col.). 31 x 26 cm. ISBN 9783894795542 In German.
Documents an exhibition exploring pictorial forms of Islamic writing through a presentation of scores of diverse works that range from classical Koran illuminated manuscripts and Persian calligraphic sheets and sketchbooks to modern and contemporary paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures and installations by such international artists as Picasso, Ernst, Laib and Hatoum.
Indexing: Western, Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Near and Middle East/Islamic Art (Traditional), International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Several Media
Plans: 02,04,69
Worldwide Number: 033186
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