This collection contains abstracts for the research articles in International Journal of Islamic Architecture, Volume 3, Number 2 (2014). This volume is a special issue dedicated to Islamic architecture and mobility edited by Christiane Gruber. To access the abstracts, click the orange "view the collection" button.
Keshani, Hussein. Review of The Art and Architecture of Twelver Shi’ism: Iraq, Iran and the Indian Sub-Continent, by James W. Allan and The Art and Material Culture of Iranian Shi’ism: Iconography and Religious Devotion in Shi’i Islam, by Pedram Khosronejad (ed).
de Miranda, Adriana. Review of Damascene ‘Ajami Rooms: Forgotten Jewels of Interior Design, by Anke Scharrahs. pp. 509-511.
Matteson, Matthew Benjamin. Review of Postmodernizm Jest Prawie W Porządku: Polska Architektura Po Socjalistycznej Globalizacji / Postmodernism is Almost all Right: Polish Architecture After Socialist Globalization by Lukasz Stanek. pp. 511-514.
Wolper, Ethel Sara. Review of Architecture and Hagiography in the Ottoman Empire: The Politics of Bektashi Shrines in the Classical Age, by Zeynep Yürekli. pp. 514-516.
Tabbaa, Yasser. Review of Les Lions En Pierre Sculptée Chez Les Bakhtiari: Description Et Significations De Sculptures Zoomorphes Dans Une Société Tribale Du Sud-Ouest De L’iran, by Pedram Khosronejad. pp. 516-519.
Becker, Lutz. Review of ‘The House is Black’, Rose Issa Projects, London, United Kingdom, October 14–November 14, 2013. pp. 523-526.
Quraishi, Fatima. Review of ‘Interwoven Globe: The Worldwide Textile Trade, 1500–1800’, Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 16, 2013–5 January 2014. pp. 526-528.
Skurvida, Sandra. Review of ‘Iran Modern’, Asia Society, New York City, September 6, 2013–January 5, 2014. pp. 529-533.
Valor, Magdalena. Review of ‘Nur: Light in Art and Science From the Islamic World’, Focus-Abengoa Foundation, Seville, Spain, October 2013–March 2014. pp. 533-537.
Rogers, Sarah. Précis of ‘Regional Vis-À-Vis Global Discourses: Contemporary art From the Middle East’, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, United Kingdom, July 5–6, 2013. pp. 541-543.
Firouzeh, Peyvand. Précis of ‘Orientality: Cultural Orientalism and Mentality’, Pembroke College, Cambridge, United Kingdom, May 17–18, 2013. pp. 533-537.