Sunday, October 05, 2008

Ibrahim Abu-Touq


More beautiful Islamic art, this time the work of Jordanian calligrapher, Ibrahim Abu-Touq. This piece is called "Disappeared 1".

5 comments:

Bryan Wilson said...

I opened your page today to find this image and the word literally fell out of my mouth.
"wow"

Karen Faulkner said...

I know very little about calligraphy, but I love how this has so much movement yet it is grounded by the right angle.

jeannette stgermain said...

The angle of the calligraphy makes it very attractive, even though one doesn't have any idea what it says. (I am a painter)

calligraphylearn said...

beautiful islamic calligraphy

kevin said...

looks like a ribbon, great trompe l'oeil