Course curriculum

  • 1
    Introduction
    • Welcome to the Aga Khan Museum
  • 2
    Introduction: Pattern Play
    • Introduction: Pattern Play
  • 3
    Geometric Patterns
    • Geometric Patterns
  • 4
    Floral Patterns
    • Floral Patterns
  • 5
    Calligraphic Patterns
    • Calligraphic Patterns
  • 6
    Figural Patterns
    • Figural Patterns
    • PRINT Roaring Reflections
  • 7
    Conclusion to Patterns
    • Conclusion to Patterns
  • 8
    Workshop
    • Workshop Introduction
    • Clay Workshop
    • Paper Tessellation Activity
  • 9
    Student Survey
    • Learner Survey
  • 10
    THANK YOU and Credits
    • Thank you!
    • Image Credits

Introduction to Pattern Play

Program Description

Students will embark on a virtual pattern hunt in our permanent collection, discover the building blocks of design through Islamic art and architecture including the four main design motifs of geometric, floral, calligraphic, and figural patterns. Interested in this course? Email us at learn@agakhanmuseum.org
Program Description