Five years in the making and working across two continents, the Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) opened the doors to its Cartier and Islamic Art: In Search for Modernity exhibition this past weekend, and this is one you don’t want to miss.
The legacy of the Fatimids, the foremost Islamic power of their time, is being honoured in Canada.
A selection of Islamic artwork never before seen in Canada is now on display at Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum.
The low-rise, simple white stucco entrance to Shangri-La gives no hint of the riches inside. The façade, like the reticent Doris Duke, keeps its secrets hidden from prying eyes.