2 October 2009
London based contemporary artist *Syed Tajammul Hussain* creates artful versions of Qur’anic verses.
In this work, the five shades of gold leaf represent different types of knowledge and the maze-like structure represents the difficulties in attaining it. The central dot of the letter nun – blazing forth like a sun – represents illumination at its peak.
Syed Tajammul Hussain
This article is from
the October 2009 issue
of New Internationalist.
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