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V&A Voyage Through the Jameel Gallery of Islamic Art Presentation
Where will our voyage take us? We will be visiting the Jameel Gallery of Islamic Art at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The V&A is a good place to investigate Islamic art and design. It has one of the best collections in the world.
Where are the objects we will see from? Here is a map of the Middle East. Well be seeing objects from Iran, Turkey and Egypt
What buildings did the objects come from? Well see objects from both palaces and religious buildings. Palace of Chihil Sutun, Isfahan The Süleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul
What will we be looking at? Page from manuscript with illustration of Khusraw killing a lion, Iran, about 1632. Museum no. L.1613- 1964 Geometry The Ardabil Carpet Ottoman Chimneypiece Tile Panel with Picnic Scene Minbar of Sultan Qaitbay
Rules in the Museum Look closely but dont touch. Some of the objects are hundreds of years old and are very fragile Dont run around in the gallery. Discuss the objects in groups and ask lots of questions but dont shout. Get lots of ideas for your own designs, which you will make back at school