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by S. Samar Damluji,John Hedgecoe
This book is a careful study of the achievements of those craftsmen in the art of zillij.
Through the auspices of the Ministry of Culture in Morocco, a unique book on one of the world’s great forms of art has been created. This book is a careful study of the achievements of those craftsmen in the art of zillij. It is also, as importantly, an investigation into the relationship of zillij designs to ceramics, which present the designs on a new scale and with a new function.
Zillij: The Art of Moroccan Ceramics represents an outstanding photographic record of Moroccan ceramics and cut tiles .
Zillij: The Art of Moroccan Ceramics represents an outstanding photographic record of Moroccan ceramics and cut tiles, with written contributions from leading art historians and architects specialising in these fields. Through the auspices of the Ministry of Culture in Morocco, a unique book on one of the world's great forms of art has been created. Zillij: The Art of Moroccan Ceramics is essential to the library of all those interested, either professionally or otherwise, in architecture, design, ceramics, Islamic and decorative arts.
The Hardcover of the Zillij: The Art of Moroccan Ceramics by S. Samar Damluji, John Hedgecoe at Barnes & Noble. The guy has a ceramic peace sign around his neck and shorts made of recycled paper. Arquitectural design. What others are saying. Zillïj the art of Moroccan ceramics zellige azulejos talavera.
Possible teacher resource includes: Zillij: The Art of Morroccan Ceramics by John Hedgecoe & Salma Samar Damluji. Encourage students to study several examples of Zillij patterns to see if they can uncover patterns within patterns. Organize a field trip to tour a local mosque.
She is author of over 12 titles including Zillij, The Art of Moroccan Ceramics (1993) with John Hedgecoe, The Architecture of Oman (1998), The Architecture of the UAE (2006) and The Architecture of Yemen (2007). Her latest The Other Architecture: Geometry, Earth and Vernacular (Leçon Inaugurale de l’École de Chaillot), was published in Paris in 2015 and short listed at the Académie d’Architecture for the Prix du Livre d’Architecture, in November 2015.
John Hedgecoe (24 March 1932 – 3 June 2010) was a British photographer and author of over 30 books on photography
John Hedgecoe (24 March 1932 – 3 June 2010) was a British photographer and author of over 30 books on photography. He established the photography department in 1965 at the Royal College of Art, where he was Professor from 1975 to 1994 and Professor Emeritus until his death. He was also Pro-Rector of the college from 1981 to 1994. His photographs appear in permanent collections at the New York Museum of Modern Art and London's National Portrait Gallery.
Personal Author: Hedgecoe, John. Added Author: Damluji, Salma Samar. Publication Information: Reading : Garnet Publishing Limited, 1992. Physical Description: 352 p. : col. il. map ; 32 cm. General Note: Includes index.
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