Biographies and virtual gallery of the work of Kamel El Baba (1905-91) and his son Mokhtar, who offers custom Arabic calligraphy. Information on the development of Arabic calligraphy.
Production of an artist making calligraphic paintings for charity.
Arabic Calligraphy Art
Middle Eastern artworks including original paintings, mosaics and ceramics. Provides past exhibition information.
Art of Arabic Calligraphy
Mamoun Sakkal discusses the Arabic language, the origins and development of the script, and the Kufic and Cursive styles. Hosted by Sakkal Design.
Contemporary Arabic Calligraphy
Nihad Dukhan offers a modern interpretation of the art of Arabic calligraphy.
Islamic Arts and Architecture - Arabic Calligraphy
Detailed, richly-illustrated examination of the historical and cultural significance of Arabic calligraphy.
Gallery of images from 'The Splendour of Islamic Calligraph' by Abdelkebir Khatibi and Mohammed Sijelmassi, hosted by Islamicity.
Islamic Calligraphy by Rasheed Butt
Samples of the work of a calligrapher from Islamabad, who works in both Arabic and Persian, on religious and poetic texts. Includes biography.
Islamic Calligraphy from a Private Collection
Images of Islamic calligraphy in Arabic and Persian from a private collection, with commentary from Biddington's Consultancy.
Islamic Calligraphy with Mohamed Zakariya
The artist describes the art of calligraphy and the materials he uses; illustrated with video samples.
My name in Arabic
You can get your name written in a beautiful Arabic writing.
Information about this art and its history, principles, related arts. A few Persian masters are introduced and you can find masterpieces on the gallery.
The Qur'anic Manuscripts
A brief description of the Qur'anic manuscripts dated from the first century Hijra are presented.