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

MISSION STATEMENT

Islamic Arts Society aims to share the rich heritage of Islamic Arts. 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.

ANNUAL ISLAMIC ARTS FESTIVAL

The 6th annual Islamic Arts Festival will be held on the 9th and 10th of November 2019. 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!

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.

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

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 Programs

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

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. See over 10,000 sq.ft of Islamic Art from over 40 artists. Enjoy 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 event is free and everyone is welcome for this fun filled family oriented event!

Arts Month at Lone Star College Tomball Library

Islamic Arts Display for the month of July followed by Art Workshop. This event is part of our Library Outreach Program and is being held in collaboration with the Lone Star College in Tomball.

July 1st till July 31st, 2019

Calligraphy & Henna workshops: Saturday, the 27th of July from 12 pm to 3pm

30555 Tomball Pkwy, Tomball, TX 77375

Islamic Art at Montgomery Library

A month-long display of Islamic Arts at the Malcolm Purvis Library will take place in August.

8/1/2019 8/31/2019

510 Melton St, Magnolia, TX 77354

Ebru presentation

Ebru presentation at Philbrook Museum, Tulsa, OK.
IAS artist Shaheen Rahman will be travelling to Tulsa for an Ebru demonstration as part of an evening reception complimenting the “Wondrous Worlds” Islamic arts exhibit at the museum.
 
August 16th, 2019
 
2727 S Rockford Rd, Tulsa, OK 74114  
 

ISNA 56th Annual Convention, Houston

Islamic Arts Society is honored to curate an arts program at the ISNA 56th annual convention. Come and enjoy the rich tradition of Arts in Islam. Open to Public. You can buy art created by renowned artists. And attend calligraphy, henna, geometric art and other art classes.

Explore your creative side! Sign up for an Islamic Arts class at  ISNACON!

https://www.eventbrite.com/o/islamic-arts-society-17756323251

11am till 8pm, 31 Aug-01 Sep 2019

Main Lobby, Level I. George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston,

“Artists! Register to display your art in ISNA”

Please download the form

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Registration opens for ISNACON 2019.
In order to display and sell your art at ISNACON 2019, please complete the registration form as soon as possible and return to IAS Administrative Secretary, ... See more

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IAS LIBRARY PROGRAM – Islamic Arts Society

We are building bridges through our library Islamic Arts Program. See details at: http://www.islamicartssociety.org/ias-library-program/?preview_nonce=7bdafe8aeb&preview=true

IAS LIBRARY PROGRAM IAS LIBRARY PROGRAM Want to help Build Bridges through Arts?Bring the “Islamic Arts 101 Program” to your local public libraryCost: $500Each program includes:A month-long ... See more

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An absolutely beautiful Islamic Arts Exhibition, courtesy of the Islamic Arts Society, took place at the Lone Star College library in Tomball on Saturday the 26th of July 2019. A large number of art ... See more

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Islamic Arts Festival, 2019 will be held on the 9th & 10th of November

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https://www.prlog.org/12742859-islamic-arts-festival-2019-will-be-held-on-the-9th-10th-of-november.html

Islamic Arts Festival, 2019 will be held on the 9th & 10th of November. Islamic Arts Society announces the date for its 6th annual Islamic Arts Festival. - PR12742859

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Stay tuned for upcoming announcements for the Islamic Arts Festival 2019!

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