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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Muslim rule and compass: the magic of Islamic geometric design

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Eric Broug improves on his second work on the subject of Islamic Art. Islamic geometric design mixes elements of maths, art and history.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. There are not many resources on this subject and you would do well with this one. Clearly written so that a total understanding of the material is possible for specialist and novice alike. Readers can follow the design processes by which these patterns were created and even learn to reproduce and invent geometric patterns for themselves. If I only had one book on Islamic art and architecture, this would be it.


This book stays within the limits of Islamic design, as per it’s title and does not explore either tessellations per-se, or Escher type permutations – for that material see these books: It is beautifully bound, on display in my home in fact.

Science Education Islam Religion blogposts. Well written, well-thought-out, and extremely well-illustrated.

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You know, apart from the algebra, the trigonometry, the optics, the astronomy and the many other scientific advances and inventions rric the Islamic Golden Age.

Very handsomely laid out, with photos of historical sources. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Broug meticulously analyzes every design, and there are instructions in the back of the book that show you how to recreate many of them. I have focused on the geometry, and not repeated the other reviewers, erkc I agree with them that it is a wonderful book.

Constructing new pieces involves creativity mixed with an understanding of the various styles and embellishments the ancients used.

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Inclusion of the historical context makes this book an absolute joy to read. The template has a circle briug a square, divided into 12 equal sections. So how did a Christian Dutchman end up an international ambassador for Islamic design? Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. A Genius for Geometry Wooden Books. Or buy his book Islamic Brug Design. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded.


The book even shows you how to draw the featured geometric erc. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The pictures inside do something I have never seen done: Architectural pictures of buildings in the Islamic world are clear, close rboug concise. I could also see this book as well as Broug’s “Islamic Geometric Patterns” being used by teachers: T o paraphrase Monty Python, what has Islam ever done for us? It is more a compass and ruler approach. Write a customer review.

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 Art of Illumination: Customers who bought this item also bought. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The step by step guide above was made by Eric Broug, one of the most active practitioners of Islamic geometric design brohg today.

Broug shows how, over the centuries, craftsmen were able to adorn buildings with wonderful geometric patterns using the simplest of tools and without recourse to mathematical calculations.

Currently, there is almost only replication of patterns, very little innovation. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Broub. Beginning to take shape now. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.