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Artists and self-expression

Art and self-expression are two things that truly need each other and come in hand in hand. You can’t have one without the other. There is no art if you are not expressing yourself, as no true good art comes from a lack of self-expression, […]

Islam and Art

  Islamic art doesn’t just describe the art created specifically in the service of the Muslim faith, but it could also describe the architecture produced in the lands ruled by Muslims, produced for Muslims patrons or created by Muslim artists. Islam isn’t just a religion […]

History of Bradford

Bradford is a city full of rich history and wonderful art. It is also full of different cultures and ethnicities. The people are also very socially engaged here and love to connect with each other as a community. The city rose to prominence during the […]

Review of Artz-i

I ♥z-i Artz-i I ♥ Artz-i I was chatting to a friend about ideas for refreshing my lounge, I told her I wanted to do something tasteful and unique but I was struggling. I was in real need of inspiration. She told me about a store, Artz-i, that […]

Something unexpected in Bradford

Today I had the pleasure of visiting Artz-I, a beautiful Islamic art gallery and gift store in the heart of Bradford. I’m in Yorkshire for the Christmas break, however I live and work in central London, where I rarely have time to explore and do […]