Turkish Tile Painting workshop with our students from UK and Souh Africa. Floral Tile Ceramic Painting Classes in Sultanahmet Istanbul during Ramadan 2016
Traditional Turkish Tiles
The art of Turkish tiles and ceramics have a very important in the history of Islamic art. Its roots can be traced at least as far back as the Uighurs of the 8th and 9th centuries. Its subsequent development was influenced by Karakhanid, Ghaznavid, and (especially) Iranian Seljuk art. With the Seljuks' victory over the Byzantine...