Islamic Arts Festival in Sharjah
There will be 46 exhibitions and 731 artworks showcased.
Organizers said the festival and the artworks would reflect global contemporary trends and modern visual art movements. It will also include first-time exhibitions of young artists who have gone beyond classical trends in Islamic arts.
Other works include a display of Turkish Variations – a collection of classical calligraphic artwork – a range of prayer beads made from different kinds of stones and shapes, and ebru (marbling) art related to Islamic heritage.