The Octagram / Octagon Star (8-sided Star Polygon) - A prominent symbol in Islamic Architecture

Im a fan of Islamic Design and symbols within design . The Octagram / Octagon Star Star Polygon) - A prominent symbol in Islamic Architecture

Graph Paper Art, Pattern Art, Arabic Pattern, Geometric Art, Geometric Patterns, Islamic Patterns, Islamic Motifs, Tangle Art, Islamic Art

قَالُوا يَا ذَا الْقَرْنَيْنِ إِنَّ يَأْجُوجَ وَمَأْجُوجَ مُفْسِدُونَ فِي الْأَرْضِ فَهَلْ نَجْعَلُ لَكَ خَرْجًا عَلَىٰ أَنْ تَجْعَلَ بَيْنَنَا وَبَيْنَهُمْ سَدًّا

قَالُوا يَا ذَا الْقَرْنَيْنِ إِنَّ يَأْجُوجَ وَمَأْجُوجَ مُفْسِدُونَ فِي الْأَرْضِ فَهَلْ نَجْعَلُ لَكَ خَرْجًا عَلَىٰ أَنْ تَجْعَلَ بَيْنَنَا وَبَيْنَهُمْ سَدًّا

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Islamic arabesque decoration took its true root in geometry. Since Islamic religion forbid the painting of people the designs of the culture became very geometric.

Beautiful work

Indigenous concrete craftwork of Rajasthan India on a window opening, grid design allows air and light circulation but prevents the nesting of birds

Ch: clearly this is modern work, but I love the bold color contrast, and those neat leafy shapes. Someday maybe I'll be brave and try this art style, too.

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