Thursday, October 8, 2015

Dubai prepares for 'Spirit of Islam' exhibition by Ahlan Art

"Ripple" by Siddiqa Juma
DUBAI---Some 35 paintings by artists from across the Middle East, Asia, Africa and the UK will be on display at an exhibition in Dubai. The London-based 'Ahlan Art' gallery is presenting the exhibition, titled “The Spirit of Islam,” the National daily reported. The show is an attempt to embody Islamic culture and the artwork includes pieces that incorporate verses from the Holy Qur’an and abstract works highlighting the essence of the Hajj, the fifth pillar of Islam. [link]