Latest News for: Cordoba art


'40 Years a Prisoner' recalls strange story

Waco Tribune-Herald 08 Dec 2020
... Christian, Jewish and Moorish influences, creating one of the most advanced civilizations of the so-called "Dark Ages," and when the cities of Cordoba, Seville, Toledo and Granada were adorned with spectacular architecture and art that dazzles and attracts tourists to this day.

Arab News takes a Deep Dive into the history of Al-Andalus

Arab News 06 Nov 2020
Moroccan El-Haimoud, Arab NewsMadrid correspondent, travelled to Cordoba and Granada, the heartland of Al-Andalus, to speak with people on the ground ... “After I was asked by Arab News back in August to make a story about the Guadameci art in Cordoba, I felt the connection once again.

Lawton, Fort Sill students graduate from Upper Iowa University

The Lawton Constitution 25 Oct 2020
Nancy Cordoba Velazquez, bachelor of science degree in criminal justice, and Kody Lunstrum, associate of arts degree in liberal arts; and Lawton ... degree in liberal arts.

From the streets to the studio: show explores how Basquiat, graffiti and hip-hop culture stormed ...

The Art Newspaper 19 Oct 2020
Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is the first museum show to chart Jean-Michel Basquiat’s relationship to hip-hop culture and to contextualise his practice in relation to other Black artists and musicians of the time ... Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, until 16 May 2021.

A museum in Spain showcases Caliphate-era Islamic craft

Arab News 04 Sep 2020
The strong bond that the Spanish city of Cordoba enjoys with Arab and Muslim culture is epitomized by a museum that showcases an art form popular during the 10th-century Arab Caliphate ... Jose Ramirez del Rio, a Spanish scholar specializing in Arabic language and culture, said that in the Middle Ages, Cordoba was the center of Arabic and Islamic art.

Charleston area personal chef directory

The Post and Courier 20 Jul 2020
O’Rourke studied the culinary arts, pastry and sports nutrition at The Culinary Institute of Charleston ... Frisco Thumbtzen (Gina Cordoba) ... He graduated from The Art Institute of Atlanta ... Chef Frisco's shrimp (Gina Cordoba) ... Dillon studied culinary arts at AB-Tech in Asheville, then ...

Quietus Writers On Why BBC4 Is Worth Saving

The Quietus 28 May 2020
Now especially, the BBC should not be pulling the plug on the channel that provides the most direct line for people to arts and culture ... The important part though is that it dedicated time to something which was not straightforwardly about literature, or music, or fashion, or art, but the countercultural gunge in between ... The Art Of...

Akbar Ahmed explores Europe anew; gives call for peaceful togetherness

The Siasat Daily 06 May 2020
From Bradford to Berlin, Cordoba to Sicily, Athens to Italy, Akbar takes us on a fascinating tour of places with rich history of Islam taking roots and witnessing hatred and also persecution ... Masjid-e-Qurtaba, the Grand Mosque of Cordoba ... The Grand Mosque of Cordoba was not only a place of worship but also of learning.

Tune in Tonight for Dec. 17

Waco Tribune-Herald 17 Dec 2019
... Christian, Jewish and Moorish influences, creating one of the most advanced civilizations of the so-called “Dark Ages,” and when the cities of Cordoba, Seville, Toledo, and Granada were adorned with spectacular architecture and art that dazzles and attracts tourists to this day.

A story of loss & lament: US-based scholar says Spain’s Qurtaba Mosque has great pull on Muslims

The News International 15 Dec 2019
The Peshawar Museum’s Victoria Memorial Hall played host to a known United States-based intellectual from Peshawar, Prof Dr Sayed Amjad Hussain, who delivered a captivating talk entitled, “The Great Mosque of Cordoba and its place in the Muslim psyche.”.

James Avery Artisan Jewelry reveals top customer favorites for Christmas

Killeen Daily Herald 26 Nov 2019
KERRVILLE, Texas, Nov ... This season, the top five James Avery customer favorites are.Cherished Birthstone Rings ... Deck your charm bracelet with the new Enamel Family Christmas Tree and the Enamel Snowman Art Glass charms. Then, complete your holiday outfit with the hand-enameled Cordoba or the Palais Rouge Doublet Collections or an Avery Handbag clutch.

Oud to joy: Inside one man's journey to hear the famed instrument

The National 11 May 2019
Abd ar-Rahman II, the fourth ruler of Al-Andalus, had just begun his reign and had placed a new emphasis on the importance of the Islamic arts. Ziryab then rose to prominence, became the chief entertainer of the court of Cordoba, and was happily encouraged to experiment with Islamic music.

Islam's rebel women 

Information Clearing House 20 Mar 2019
We often forget the exceptional place given to love and sexuality in the literature, poetry and art, even in the sacred texts and laws of this wonderful civilisation ... Islamic culture produced an art of love ... Arts and sciences flourished, as did music and architecture, poetry and philosophy, chivalry and courtly love (dharf).

Checkmate! Queen Letizia of Spain steps out in chic black and white number for arts ceremony in Andalusia

This is Money 18 Feb 2019
Queen Letizia of Spain looked chic as she stepped out for an awards ceremony in Andalusia today ... The couple were meeting the Fine Arts Gold Awards, an annual ceremony for individuals or institutions excelling in art or culture, at the Palacio de la Merced in Cordoba ... Keep it chic like Queen Letizia in Hugo Boss. £396.