This enormous laser-cut wood cube projects beautiful shadow patterns onto surrounding gallery walls. Learn more about Anila Quayyum Agha's installation 'Intersections' on Colossal.

Laser-cut wood cube projects beautiful shadow patterns onto gallery walls / Anila Quayyum Agha 'Intersections'

Dervish, Photographer: Antoin Sevruguin, around 1901

Dervishes were a common subject for foreign photographers of the late Qajar period. These photographs helped to create and fed the stereotypes of exotic Easterners, but nevertheless they are useful historical records of the period.

A dervish leading a dog, Walters Manuscript W.668, fol.69a  This is an album (muraqqaʿ) of Persian and Indian calligraphy and paintings, most probably compiled in the thirteenth century AH / nineteenth CE.

A dervish leading a dog - This color-wash drawing (ca. 1018 AH / 1610 CE) bears the signature of Rāqimuhu Ṣādiqī in pseudo-Kufic script. The Safavid artist Ṣādiqī (eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE) signed other works in the same manner.

Divine Twins - entwined Gemini (Iran, c. 1600)

zeusammon: Entwined Geminis, Safavid Dynasty Persia/Iran C. opaque watercolour and ink on paper. The twin Geminis’ share the same body and stare into each others eyes.

Dervish, Nicolas de Nikolay-1650

Dervish, Nicolas de Nikolay-1650


Short poems from Djallaledin Rumi. Read & Share to share the knowledge to each other.

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