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Patterns in the Arab world continued…Photo 26

Continuing from the last post, Photo 26 was also taken in the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. As a westerner you wonder what is Islamic art. After you visit this museum and become aware of your surroundings you … Continue reading

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Patterns in the Arab World…Photo 25

Photo 25 was taken in the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. Having spent the last three years in Doha, I have noticed patterns in art and architecture that are part of the rhythm of living in the Arab world. No matter … Continue reading

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Harness the world…Photo 19

In the Katara Cultural Center north of Doha in West Bay there is the cultural center of Qatar. On the back of the amphitheater this very large statue sits on top of a high wall. When I look at the … Continue reading

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Where have the old coffee pots gone – Photo #8

In the Arab world there are a few unique objects that are traditional Arabic – coffee pot and incense pot are two that come to mind.  One that is typically seen as statues in major cities is the coffee pot. … Continue reading

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