Thursday, July 18, 2019

Philbrook hosts largest Islamic art exhibit in state history

By Tim Landes
Starting Sunday, June 23, visitors to the Philbrook Museum of Art will have the opportunity to see what museum officials describe as the largest exhibit of Islamic art in state history. "Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place" features more than 150 works spanning over 1,200 years. The exhibit, which runs through Oct. 6, highlights aspects of faith, culture, and daily lives of Muslims across the globe and throughout time. Works include textiles, clothing, furniture, metalwork, paintings, photography and calligraphy. [More]