Fort Bend County Libraries presents Ancient Civilizations: Islamic Art & Architecture
As part of an educational series focusing on “Ancient Civilizations," Fort Bend County Libraries’ Sugar Land Branch Library will present the program, “Ancient Civilizations: Islamic Art & Architecture,” hosted by architecture professor Sheba Akhtar. Akhtar will talk about the influence of Islam on art and architecture throughout history.
Discover the distinctive techniques, styles, and forms that are reflected in the art and architecture throughout the Muslim world. Akhtar will explain the concepts behind the vibrant colors, intricate, geometric patterns, and interlacing foliage that are often seen in Islamic art and architecture.