new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Qatar - Night over Museum of Islamic Arts in Doha | by © Lucie Debelkova /
Back to group

Qatar - Night over Museum of Islamic Arts in Doha

Join me on Facebook | Google+ | Twitter | 500px | Instagram




The Museum of Islamic Art is a museum located in the Qatari capital Doha and designed by architect I. M. Pei. The museum draws much influence from ancient Islamic architecture yet has a unique design. It is the first of its kind in the Persian Gulf and will have a very large collection of Islamic art, plus a study, a library, and several restaurants. The museum has a total area of 45,000 m2 and lies on the edge of Doha harbour at the south end of Doha Bay. Construction of the structure reached completion in 2006, but the interior was subjected to a variety of changes thereafter. The museum celebrated its VIP opening on November 22, 2008, and opened to the general public on December 1, 2008.


Canon 5D Mark II, f/14.0, 30 sec, ISO 100, 70 mm


All rights reserved - Copyright © Lucie Debelkova -


All images are exclusive property and may not be copied, downloaded, reproduced, transmitted, manipulated or used in any way without expressed, written permission of the photographer.


126 faves
Taken on March 20, 2009