Islamic art exhibit opens in Spain

A private museum in southern Spain has opened an exhibition of rare Islamic art and scientific objects that highlight the use of light in decoration and studies in the Arab world. The exhibition, "Nur: Light in art and science in the Islamic world" has gathered 150 pieces from collections such those of the Bodleian Library at Oxford University and private collectors from around the world. The exhibit, which opened Saturday in Seville, moves to the Dallas Museum of Art in Texas, where it will be open to the public from March 30 to June 29.

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