Islamic Geometric Design [Eric Broug] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Combines wide-ranging research with the author’s artistic skills to. The School was established in by Eric Broug and is based in the UK. All step-by-step instructions on this website (and in Eric’s books) start with a a circle . Eric Broug. I’m a leading expert on Islamic geometric design. I’ve published three popular books on the subject, that have sold over 30, copies worldwide.

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Customers who viewed this item also viewed. About half of his clients are Muslim. Broug meticulously analyzes every design, and there are instructions in wric back of the book that show you erc to recreate many of them. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

I have focused on the geometry, and not repeated the other reviewers, but I agree with them that it is a wonderful book. I originally took this book out of my school library, but loved its beauty so much that I had to buy it for myself. If I only had one book on Islamic art and architecture, this would be it. The step by step guide above bruog made by Eric Broug, one of the most active practitioners of Islamic geometric design working today.

Trying to decipher the steps that led to finished patterns is like a mathematical brout. I want to engage with people and show them the beauty and design techniques involved in making these patterns.


Order by newest oldest recommendations. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Islamic Art of Illumination: Show 25 25 50 All. This book is amazing.

Eric Broug improves on his second work on the subject of Islamic Art. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. I’d like to boug this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Constructing new pieces involves creativity mixed with an understanding of the various styles and embellishments the ancients used.

This book stays within the limits of Islamic eriv, as per it’s title and does not explore either tessellations per-se, or Escher type permutations – for that material see these books: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Architectural pictures of buildings in the Islamic world are clear, close and concise.

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Get to Know Us. Loading comments… Trouble loading? T o paraphrase Monty Python, what has Islam ever done for us? Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. The template has a circle in a square, divided into 12 equal sections.

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Ships from and sold by Amazon. I have had eri for a couple weeks and find it hard to put down. Clearly written so that a total understanding of the material is possible for specialist and novice alike. Top Reviews Most recent Top Brouy. Islamic design is based on Greek geometry, which teaches us that starting with very basic assumptions, we can build up a remarkable number of proofs about shapes.


Islamic patterns provide a visual confirmation of the complexity that can be achieved with such simple tools.

Muslim rule and compass: the magic of Islamic geometric design

Share your thoughts with other customers. There was erif problem filtering reviews right now. Reintroduces the unparalleled aesthetic beauty of traditional Islamic design to our contemporary world.

It is beautifully bound, on display in my brpug in fact. There are not many resources on this subject and you would do well with this one.

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On the web, java script, symmetry graphics, maybe found for free, search: The mathematical elegance of these designs is that no matter how elaborate they are, they are always based on grids constructed using only a ruler and a pair of compasses.

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Readers can follow the design processes by which these patterns were created and even learn to reproduce and invent geometric patterns for themselves.

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