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From the Vault: Creative with numbers.

In this issue, we take from The Vault creations that capture the theme of numbers, and how numbers connect and disconnect us.…

19 May 2020

The Creative Numbers of Well-being

“If you tried to count Allah’s blessings, you would never be able to number them,” — (16:18) Qur’an ‘Sun from the Heavenly…

19 May 2020

Arabic Treasures

“A young soul in my ageing body plays, Though time's sharp blades my weary visage raze Hard bitter in a toothless mouth is she,…

19 May 2020

The Paradise Islands of Farasan

Add to your bucket list The Paradise Islands of Farasan Many islands, many species. A true jewel of natural beauty and…

19 May 2020

The Art of Numbers

“Mighty is geometry; joined with art, resistless.” — Euripides (Greek playwright and poet; c. 485 BCE–406 BCE) …

19 May 2020

Cultural Calculations

2020 has become the year of estimations and numbers. In this year, measurements became critical, such as counting the space of…

19 May 2020

More Ithra Curiosities

More Ithra Curiosities The Seven Gates Installed in Ithra’s majestic Plaza area are seven history gates. The number seven…

19 May 2020

Art, numbers and quarantine.

“Geometry, as a visual aspect of math, changed my life and allowed me to perceive beauty in a new way….” —By Lulwah Al-Homoud…

19 May 2020

Ithra Curiosities

Ithra Curiosities: ‘Visible numbers’ Panel from a Spanish Ceiling (LACMA collection) Spain, probably Toledo, third quarter…

19 May 2020