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Arabic Calligraphy

Virginia Schools Close After Uproar Over Arabic Calligraphy Lesson

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 12.18.2015 | Religion

A Virginia school district closed all of its schools and offices after an outcry over a high school geography lesson that included an example of Arabi...

A Zeitouna Diary: Reporting From a School for Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey

Maytha Alhassen | Posted 02.12.2014 | Impact
Maytha Alhassen

She wouldn't move to join her classmates for recess until I took some chips from her bag of Lay's potato chips. The 4th grade girl at the school for Syrian refugee children in the border town of Reyhanli was not unlike most children we encountered that day.

Hebrew-Arabic Calligraphy From God's Own Country

Paul Rockower | Posted 12.17.2012 | Religion
Paul Rockower

Thoufeek Zakriya is a wonderful symbol of India's legendary tolerance for religious communities. He is a Muslim who does masterful Hebrew calligraphy.

Kinda Hibrawi and Her Modern Abstract Arabic Art

Nour Akkad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Nour Akkad

2011-01-05-art.jpg Hibrawi's ability to translate the rich meanings of Arabic script though her contemporary calligraphy surrounded by bright and vivid paint is exquisite.