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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.

Islamic Arts Society Gala

Come Celebrate Our Success!

An exclusive Black-tie Event

March 8th, 2020, 6 : P.M.

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ISLAMIC ARTS FESTIVAL

The Islamic Arts Society thanks its partners and friends for making the 6th annual Islamic Arts Festival a resounding success. The event was held on the 9th & 10th of November 2019 at Masjid Al Salaam, 16700 Old Louetta road, Spring. TX 77379.
The event showcased the art of 48 artists who were at hand to entertain the visitors. This year famous artists Nihad Dukhan from Michigan and Muhammad Zaman from NY also took part in the festival along with many renowned local artists. Visitors especially enjoyed the live interactive sessions including calligraphy, Ebru, painting and children’s art activities. Over 5500 people attended the event that brought people from diverse cultures, faiths and backgrounds together for a weekend of learning, fun and festivity. 

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

ISLAMIC ARTS DISPLAY

George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library

Ashlane Way, The Woodlands, TX 77382

February 1st 2020 – February 28th 2020

9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

ISLAMIC ARTS SOCIETY INAUGURAL GALA

Hilton Houston Post Oak

2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056

March 8th, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

MUSLIM CULTURAL WEEK

Islamic Arts Exhibition with Live Calligraphy, Ebru & Henna Demonstration

Sam Houston State University,

1830 Bobby K Marks Drive, Huntsville, TX 77340

March 25th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

A CELEBRATION OF ISLAMIC ARTS

Calligraphy Workshop by Monther Yousef

The International Museum of Muslim Cultures, Jackson, MS

201 E Pascagoula St, Jackson, MS 39201

April 4th, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

ISLAMIC ART WORKSHOP MARATHON

The International Museum of Muslim Cultures, Jackson, MS

201 E Pascagoula St, Jackson, MS 39201

April 11th, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Geometric Patterns Workshop by Fariba Abedin

Ebru Workshop-Workshop by Nazli Cizmeci

Ceramic Painting Workshop by Morad Jasim

 

ISLAMIC ARTS FESTIVAL, JACKSON MISSISSIPPI

Calligraphy Demonstration by Zulfiqar Ali

Ebru Demonstration by Shaheen Rahman

The International Museum of Muslim Cultures, Jackson, MS

201 E Pascagoula St, Jackson, MS 39201

April 18th 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

FAMILY DAY: EID FESTIVAL

Asia Society Houston

Islamic Arts Exhibition with Live Calligraphy, Ebru & Henna Demonstration

May 31st, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Asia Society, 1370 Southmore Blvd, Houston, TX 77004

PLAYING WITH HENNA

R.F. Meador Branch Library,

709 W. Montgomery, Willis, TX 77378

June 4th 4 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.

 

CALLIGRAPHY CLASS

R.F. Meador Branch Library

709 W. Montgomery, Willis, TX 77378

July 2nd 4 p.m.-5.30 p.m.

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