Renowned architect I. M. Pei drew upon Islamic heritage for one of the final projects of his long and distinguished career. The design of the Museum of Islamic Art was inspired by an ancient mosque in Cairo, yet it is a stunningly modern interpretation of heritage architecture. This beautiful book features lavish images of the extraordinary spaces and visual experiences within one of the world’s most iconic museums.
Publication date 2008
English Edition: 978-2759-404-03-2
Arabic Edition: 978-2759-424-03-2