Event Date: Friday, July 12th 2013, 9:00am
Islamic Workshop Art, "Geometry and Islamic Art: Explorations of Number, Shape, and the Nature of Space", a presentation by the Center for Islamic Studies (GTU) visiting scholar, Carol Bier. Presented by the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS) UGM.
Location: Graduate School UGM, 3rd Floor Room 306 (JI. Teknika Utara, Pogung, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 55281)
By the year 1000 CE Arab and Muslim mathmaticians had advanced the understanding of geometry they inherited from the Greeks, and they had adopted Hindu numerals and methods of calculation for mathmatical applications...