Stories
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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: The Astrolabe Journey

14 February 2024

By Loubna Zeidan

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Islamic Art

The Museum of Islamic Art: Bridging Cultures and Celebrating Heritage

21 December 2023

By Loubna Zeidan

Museum of Islamic Art Read
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Islamic Art

Water, Islam and Islamic Art: An Interactive Trail

5 December 2023

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Abstract drawing with a blue triangle in the middle and prominent red and black line drawings on top.

Exhibitions

Fall 2023: Explore Our Exciting Exhibitions

31 October 2023

By Boshra Al Meraikhi

Qatar Museums Read
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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: A Timeless Vase from Damascus

19 September 2023

By Loubna Zeidan

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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: The Varanasi-Style Diamond Necklace

1 August 2023

By Loubna Zeidan

Museum of Islamic Art Read
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Treasures of Islamic Art: Damascus Room

18 July 2023

Produced by Aimen Jan

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Photo of a bifolio with Arabic writing.

Collection Highlights

Treasures of Islamic Art: Nurse’s Qur’an (Mashaf Al-Hadinah)

11 July 2023

Produced by Aimen Jan

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Picture of Cavalry armour

Collection Highlights

Treasures of Islamic Art: Arms and Armour

26 June 2023

Produced by Aimen Jan

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Collection Highlights

Treasures of Islamic Art: A Pilgrim’s Journey

21 June 2023

Produced by Aimen Jan

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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: Sitara of the Ka‘ba

9 May 2023

By Loubna Zeidan

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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: The Damascus Room

4 April 2023

By Aiman Rizvi & Loubna Zeidan

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Tatiana Zhdanova, Museum of Islamic Art textile conservator

Conservation

Behind the Scenes: Conserving Textiles

4 October 2022

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Image for Ioannis Spanos, Glass & Ceramics conservator at Museum of Islamic Art

Conservation

Behind the Scenes: Conserving Glass and Ceramics

27 September 2022

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Elpida Gazi and Reem Al Khuzaei, book, paper and manuscript conservators at MIA

Conservation

Behind the Scenes: Conserving Books, Paper and Manuscripts

20 September 2022

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Photo of Wood and Stone Conservator at the Museum of Islamic Art, Stefan Masarovic

Conservation

Behind the Scenes: Conserving Wood and Stone

13 September 2022

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Serhat Karakaya, Metals and Jewels Conservator at the Museum of Islamic Art

Conservation

Behind the Scenes: Conserving Metals and Jewellery

6 September 2022

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Conservation

Behind the Scenes: An Introduction to Conservation

30 August 2022

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Visiting

Museum of Islamic Art Relaunch: What To Expect

28 August 2022

By Loubna Zeidan

Museum of Islamic Art Watch
Photo of the Al Zubarah Qur'an opened to reveal the Al Kahf chapter of the Holy Qur'an in Arabic script, surrounded by intricate designs and colours.

Collection Highlights

Collection highlight: The Al Zubarah Qur’an

19 July 2022

By Ali Alzuheiri

National Museum of Qatar Read
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Collection Highlights

Collection Highlights: Five Qur’an Manuscripts

29 March 2022

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Over the top view of MIA's cafe with an octagon-shaped fountain in the middle

Visiting

Museum of Islamic Art Relaunch: A New Visitor Experience

22 February 2022

By Loubna Zeidan

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Picture of “Burzuy Presents 'Kalilah wa Dimnah' to King Nushirvan” of Shahnameh of Shah Tahmasp at the Museum of Islamic Art

Collection Highlights

Collection Highlight: The Shahnameh

1 February 2022

By Boshra Al Meraikhi

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MIA's atrium showing curved staircases, glass walls and engraved ceilings

Visiting

MIA Opens its Doors Virtually

28 September 2021

By Loubna Zeidan

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