Islamic tile design. Spain.  I like how eight stars in the center make a square.

This is an example of the Islamic tiling tradition. I feel this would inspire Emily because she talked about this type of art in the play. She says this is submission to the formal language, and doorway to freedom.

Arabic : )

Arabic Calligraphy, text of Mahmoud Darwish’s poem Take My Horse and Slaughter It. The poem is written exactly once, beginning in the head of the horse and finishing in the tail in the Arabic Calligraphy Diwani Jali.

Moroccan pattern

Moroccan mosaic tile work by Daniel Gilbey, This looks like one piece of art that Emily would create. I say this because she likes the patterns Muslim artwork. She told Amir she loves Moroccan tiles , everything that's in a Matisse.

Arabic calligraphy إنما أمره إذا أراد شيئا فيقول له كن فيكون

Arabic calligraphy إنما أمره إذا أراد شيئا فيقول له كن فيكون

Sufi calligraphy

Esoteric Islam, Sufism has existed since the earliest recorded times in the history of humanity, even though its roots are unknown.

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