Museum Publication - Beyond Boundaries: Tents of the Islamic World


Title : Beyond Boundaries: Tents of the Islamic World
Author : Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Size : 12″ (W) x 11″ (H)

Weight : 1.3 kg
Year : 2003
ISBN No : 983-40845-1-x
Illustration : 107 colour, 32 b&w
Pages : 133
This book was published in conjunction with the exhibition “Beyond Boundaries – Tents of the Islamic World” in cooperation with the Ethnography Museum, Hamburg, Germany in 2003. The objective of the show was to provide a fuller picture of the importance of tents within the Islamic world, demonstrating their lightness, openness and stability, based on pre-calculated tensile forces. The enduring nature of the tent offers us the opportunity to appreciate its form from many perspectives – architecture, art, history, technology and sociology.

SKU: 9789834084516 Category:

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Weight 2.197 kg
Dimensions 33 × 30 × 3.5 cm
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