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https://www.metmuseum.org/learn/educators/curriculum-resources/art-of-the-islamic-world/unit-one/the-mosque

The English word "mosque" denotes a Muslim house of worship. The word evolved from the Arabic term masjid, which means "place of prostration." During ...

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-art-history/introduction-cultures-religions-apah/islam-apah/a/introduction-to-mosque-architecture

The mosque, masjid in Arabic, is the Muslim gathering place for prayer. ... For instance, the mihrab now at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, bears the inscription: .

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/art-islam/beginners-guide-islamic-world-art/beginners-guide-islamic-art/a/arts-of-the-islamic-world

Thus, the term Islamic art refers not only to works created by Muslim artists, artisans, and architects or for Muslim patrons. It encompasses works created by ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_art

In secular art of the Muslim world, representations of human and animal forms historically flourished in nearly all Islamic cultures, although, partly because of ...

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/boundless-arthistory/chapter/introduction-to-islamic-art/

Islamic art is not art of a specific religion, time, place, or of a single medium . ... The Islamic mosque has historically been both a place of prayer and a community ...

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/sac-artappreciation/chapter/reading-arts-of-the-islamic-world-the-early-period/

A Muslim is a follower of Islam. Muslims believe that Islam is the only true and original faith and it was attempted to be revealed by God previously in its true form ...

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Islamic-arts/The-mosque

Islamic arts - Islamic arts - The mosque: The impact of the faith on the arts occurred rather as the fledgling culture encountered the earlier non-Islamic world and ...

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Islamic-arts

The essential structure is similar throughout the Muslim world. There are, of course, period and regional differences—large, wide court mosques of early times; the ...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/islam/art/art_1.shtml

Jun 30, 2009 ... Unlike Christian art, Islamic art isn't restricted to religious work, but includes all the artistic traditions in Muslim culture. Its strong aesthetic ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877705811029535

Aesthetic value in Islamic art and architecture is normally portrayed by the highest degree of motifs and ornamentation. Contemporary mosque designers ...