Islamic Geometric Design [Eric Broug] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Combines wide-ranging research with the author’s artistic skills to. The School was established in by Eric Broug and is based in the UK. All step-by-step instructions on this website (and in Eric’s books) start with a a circle . Eric Broug. I’m a leading expert on Islamic geometric design. I’ve published three popular books on the subject, that have sold over 30, copies worldwide.

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An Analytical and Cosmological Approach. In this handsomely illustrated volume, Eric Broug analyzes and explains these complex designs in their historical and physical context. Very handsomely laid out, with photos of historical sources.

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Broug shows how, over the centuries, craftsmen were able to adorn buildings with wonderful geometric patterns using the simplest of tools and without recourse to mathematical calculations. I have focused on the geometry, and not repeated the other broyg, but I agree with them that it is a wonderful book.

Order by newest oldest recommendations. Islamic design is based on Greek geometry, which teaches us that starting with very basic assumptions, we can build up a remarkable number of proofs about shapes.

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The book even shows you how to draw the featured geometric patterns. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. It will appeal to anyone who loves Islamic art: Showing of 23 reviews. Put the compass point on each corner of the square to draw the first four quarter-circles.

Using this software without compass, ruler, or paper one can see patterns unfold quickly. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. There is some info on this on the net, but no book available at this time on practical islamic design with computer.

Using Adobe illustrator more precise work covering many tiles may be quickly laid out. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

If I only had one book on Islamic art and architecture, this would be it. English Choose a language for shopping. Islamic geometric design mixes elements of maths, art and history.


I found the step by step instructions to reproduce the patterns extremely practical.

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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The most interesting patterns mathematically are those based around pentagons, such as the one below, since pentagons cannot be tiled repeatedly to fill the plain in the way that hexagons, squares and triangles can.

If you have any interest in Islamic art, this is the book. Share your thoughts with other customers. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Reintroduces the unparalleled aesthetic beauty of traditional Islamic design to our contemporary world.

The template has a circle in a square, divided into 12 equal erjc. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. And directions for creating many of the designs.

You know, apart from the algebra, the trigonometry, the optics, the astronomy and the many other scientific advances and inventions of the Islamic Golden Age.