Virtual Lecture | What’s “Islamic” about Islamic Art? (Part 2 of 3)

The MFAH presents a three-part series of lectures on the arts and cultures of the Ancient Near East and Islamic lands. Specialists from the field of Islamic art give talks on pre-Islamic, early Islamic, and later Islamic periods.

“What’s ‘Islamic’ about Islamic Art? Expanding the Traditional Boundaries of Art History”
(Part 2 of 3) Speaker: Stephennie Mulder, associate professor of Islamic art and architecture, the University of Texas at Austin.

Live via Zoom / Friday, May 14, 2021

• See information about part 3, on May 15, here.

This lecture receives generous funding from the Levant Foundation and the Humanities Research Center at Rice University, in partnership with Art of the Islamic Worlds at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.