Library Art
Display Program
Children
Learning Calligraphy
Islamic
Art Classes
Live
Painting
Colourful
Display Of Art
Henna
On Your Hands
Visitors
At The Festival
Food Trucks
At The Festival
Islamic
Art Exhibition At Houston City Hall

IAS-IR art gala

MISSION STATEMENT

Islamic Arts Society aims to share the rich heritage of arts in Islam. The society  organizes events to celebrate our culture and promote the positive image of our community among Muslims and non-Muslims. Art is a common language and binds diverse communities. By promoting Islamic arts we hope to promote mutual understanding and to bring the broader American community together.

2018 Arts Festival

OUR PROGRAMS

Islamic Arts Festival

Our flagship event in fall every year that attracts over 7000 people. The Festival brings people from diverse cultures, faiths and backgrounds together for a day of learning, fun and festivity

Islamic Arts Day

A fun filled, family oriented education day for introduction to Islamic Arts that is popular among children as well as adults.

Islamic Arts Classes

A weekend art class during the summer and spring break for the more serious learner who wants some hands on practice on learning Islamic arts. We teach painting, calligraphy, woodwork & ceramics.

Art Demonstration

Our live art demonstrations bring color and creativity to your events. Our interactive sessions on Calligraphy, henna, Ebru & Live paintings are very popular and provide good source of entertainment and education.

Art Display

We organize Islamic Art display events in art galleries, libraries and museums. Our travelling display of Islamic Arts is an excellent source of cultural education and entertainment

Outreach Events

We are proud to partner with nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, churches and mosques for cultural and educational activities pertaining to Islamic Arts. We can provide art exhibits, live art demonstrations or art pieces for charity auctions depending upon your needs

ANNUAL ISLAMIC ARTS FESTIVAL

Islamic Arts Festival is the biggest of its kind in the Americas! See over 10,000 sq feet of a variety of Islamic Art. This year the Festival will also feature “Refugee Art” from overseas and locally.
The two day Islamic Arts Festival is the largest and oldest festival of its kind in North America and attracts over 5000 people each year. The art show will feature the art of over 40 artists. In addition there will be live interactive sessions on calligraphy, henna tattoo, Ebru, painting, Arabesque pattern coloring and lots of children’s activities. Have a fun day with the family with kids activities, halal food trucks and great art. 
The festival will be held at Masjid AlSalam, 16700 Old Louetta Road, Spring, TX 77379.
The event is free and everyone is welcome for this fun filled family oriented event!

IAS SCHOOL PROGRAM

Want to help Build Bridges through Arts?

Bring the “Islamic Arts 101 Program” to your child’s school.

Cost: $300

Each 1-hour program includes:

* A brief introduction to Islamic Arts.

* A focused art class tailored to the age group.

* A workshop to teach calligraphy, henna, ebru, geometric art or arabesque.

IAS LIBRARY PROGRAM

Want to help Build Bridges through Arts?

Bring the “Islamic Arts 101 Program” to your local public library

Cost: $500

Each program includes:

A month-long display of Islamic arts

A one-hour reception/ mingle to introduce visitors about Islamic arts.

A hands-on workshop for calligraphy, henna, ebru, geometric art or arabesque.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church

From 01/06/2019 to 02/28/2019
Reception with Live Ebru art demonstration by artist Shaheen Rahman February 2nd 4.30 pm
17503 El Camino Real, Houston, TX 77058

Islamic Art Display by IAS artists at the Lone Star College

LCD North Harris
From   03/01/2019   to   03/31/2019
2700 W W Thorne Dr, Houston, TX 77073
Calligraphy workshop Date TBD

Barbara Bush Library

From   03/01/2019    to   03/31/2019
Reception March 9th 12pm-230pm. Calligraphy & Henna live demonstration for visitors.
6817 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, TX 77379

R. B. Tullis Branch Library

From 03/04/2019 to 03/29/2019
21569 U.S. Hwy 59, New Caney, TX 77357

IAS-IR Art Gala to help support orphans around the world. A black-tie event showcasing artwork from IAS artists, entertainment and live art performances

March 30th, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Admissions $75.. Tickets available at IRUSATXARTGALA.EVENTBRITE.COM
Hilton Houston Post Oak. 2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056

Islamic Arts Display.

MSA U of H and IAS collaborate to decorate the walls of University of Houston MD Anderson Library
04/01/2019 to 04/30/2019
University of Houston, Houston, TX 77004 

2019 SPRINGWORLD International Festival

Join IAS artists at the SpringWorld IFEST is a premiere International cultural festival in Houston.
Saturday, April 20th, 2019
10:30AM-5:00PM
DISCOVERY GREEN-DOWNTOWN HOUSTON

Central Library, Montgomery

From 04/01/2019 to 04/30/2019
104 Interstate 45 N, Conroe, TX 77301

Sam Houston State University Library

Join IAS artists as we bring the arts and Ebru program to the Islam Awareness week at SHSU
April 10 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm  
1830 Bobby K Marks Dr, Huntsville, TX 77340 

R.F. Meador Branch Library

From  07/11/2019  onward  (No Display)
709 W. Montgomery, Willis, TX 77378
 

Malcom Pulvis Library

From 08/01/2019   to  08/31/2019
510 Melton St, Magnolia, TX 77354

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A month-long display of Islamic arts took place at the Barbara Bush Library in Spring, TX. Our artists Zohra Siddiqui, Sana Mirza and Zulfiqar Ali took part in the reception and workshop on the 9th ... See more

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SAIMA KHAN : We at IAS, have seen Saima excel to great heights as an artist while maintaining her down to earth personality. Saima now is well known artists not just in the Houston community but has ... See more

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Islamic Arts Society

The Islamic Arts Society helps build bridges between communities of faith by sharing the rich heritage of arts in Islam

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Feryal Ahmad is a self-taught artist who always had a passion for the arts. She has become a well-known Instagram artist among the geode artist community of the world. See her work at the IRUSA ART ... See more

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