Un architecture de Lumière. Les arts de l'Islam en Algérie.
Type
book
Year
2017

This volume is part of a collection of thematic guides on Islamic Art of the Mediterranean published by Museum with No Frontiers (MWNF).  The book is organized as a guidebook to 5 touristic itineraries, (Le Sahara, refuge ibadite; Les Hammadides et la naissance des villes fortes au Maghreb central; Alger : De la médina des Beni Mazghenna à la capitale de la Régence ottomane; Tlemcen, Nédroma, berceaux zyanide et almohade; and Le Touat-Gourara, patrimoine immatériel de l’islam maghrébin), preceded by a historic overview of Islamic art in the region, and a brief overview of Algerian history through the Ottoman period.  It also contains a glossary, brief biographies of historic figures, and a bibliography.  

This edition of the book is an incomplete, provisional copy that MWNF has made available as free download, pending publication in the autumn. 


Citation
Museum with No Frontiers. Un architecture de Lumière. Les arts de l'Islam en Algérie. (version provisoire et incomplète). L’Art Islamique en Méditerranée. Vienna: Museum Ohne Grenzen/Museum With No Frontiers (MWNF), 2017. 250 pp. 
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Copyright
Museum with No Frontiers
Country
Algeria
Language
French
Keywords
architectural history
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