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Islamic Geometric Design [Eric Broug] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Combines wide-ranging research with the author’s artistic skills to. The School was established in by Eric Broug and is based in the UK. All step-by-step instructions on this website (and in Eric’s books) start with a a circle . Eric Broug. I’m a leading expert on Islamic geometric design. I’ve published three popular books on the subject, that have sold over 30, copies worldwide.

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It is more a compass and ruler approach. An Analytical and Cosmological Approach. On the web, java script, symmetry graphics, maybe found for free, search: Read reviews that mention islamic art islamic design geometric patterns islamic geometric pictures architecture broug buildings geometry historical briug explanations math. Constructing new pieces involves creativity mixed with an understanding of the various styles and embellishments the ancients used.

Muslim rule and compass: the magic of Islamic geometric design

This book stays within the limits of Islamic design, as per it’s beoug and does not explore either tessellations per-se, or Escher type permutations – for that material see these books: Customers who viewed this item also viewed. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Eric Broug improves on his second work on the subject of Islamic Art.

Yet, for the artist and designer, it is a treasure trove of images and ideas. Eric Broug is an author, educator, and designer, specializing in Islamic geometric design for over twenty-five years, and the founder of the School of Islamic Geometric Design.

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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Using this software without compass, ruler, or paper one can see patterns unfold quickly. Islamic Art of Illumination: I have focused on the geometry, and not repeated the other reviewers, but I agree with them that it is a wonderful book. So how did a Christian Dutchman end up an international ambassador for Islamic design?

Eric has a full-time job at an academic publisher, but in his spare time writes books, gives talks and workshops and runs an atelier in Halifax that designs bespoke screens, logos and other work for clients around the world. Anyone interested in geometric drawing or patterns or architecture would enjoy this book.

Order by newest brkug recommendations. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Design elements created from straight lines and circles were placed in grids and then repeated and varied to generate seemingly limitless arrays of breathtaking patterns. Loading comments… Trouble loading?

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Illuminating and important insight into this fading artform. You know, apart from the algebra, the trigonometry, the optics, the astronomy and the many other scientific advances and inventions of the Islamic Golden Age. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Put the compass point on each corner of the square to draw the first four quarter-circles.

Eric hopes that his research and outreach work will breath life into future of Islamic geometric design. There are not many resources on this subject and you would do well with this one.


The pictures inside do something I have never seen done: Readers can follow the design processes by which these patterns were created and even learn to reproduce and invent geometric patterns for themselves. Or buy his book Islamic Geometric Design. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. He gives workshops and lectures around the world. I could also see this book as well as Broug’s “Islamic Geometric Patterns” being used by teachers: There is some info on this on the net, but no book available at this time on practical islamic design with computer.

Well written, well-thought-out, and extremely well-illustrated.

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It is beautifully brog, on display in my home bfoug fact. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Trying to decipher the steps that led to finished patterns is like a mathematical puzzle. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Share your thoughts with other customers. Inclusion of the historical context makes this book an absolute joy to read. This process connects you very directly to a design heritage.

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