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Specialized bibliographies

Historical Bibliographies of all our

Andalusian Authors

Andalusian Authors

The beginning of Al andalus culture was slow and based on modest goals. But since the mid-tenth century, it evolved into a cr...

Arts and Crafts (Children)

Arts and Crafts (Children)

Fun for kids and grown-ups: coloring books & cut-outs. Use your imagination and creativity with these great games to develop ...

History and Civilization (Children)

History and Civilization (Children)

Books are  full of clues about the past history of our own culture, or others around the world. Here is a selection of t...

Alhambra and Granada (Children)

Alhambra and Granada (Children)

The Alhambra and Granada hold many secrets confined within their walls. Continuously witnessing wars, passionate romances, co...

Pottery in Islamic World

Pottery in Islamic World

Once Islam was consolidated and the different trade-routes already opened after Muhammad's arrival to Medina in 622, they mad...

Nature at the Alhambra

Nature at the Alhambra

The gardens of the Alhambra of Granada, as the earthly representation of the Islamic World Paradise, form a natural architect...

Tilings

Tilings

The ornamented interior of the Alhambra is not the result of a random mix of colors and shapes, rather it comes out as  ...

Plasterwork

Plasterwork

The conservation of cultural heritage is also very committed to complementing with the global preservation of nature and the ...

Water and architecture

Water and architecture

For more than five hundred years, the Alhambra in Granada has fascinated travelers and visitors not only by the splendor of i...

Artistic techniques

Artistic techniques

Techniques are considered the procedures or ways used to create a work of art, whether through drawing, painting, sculpture, ...

Restoration

Restoration

Conservation and restoration are a set of processes oriented to the preservation of cultural properties for the future, retur...

Museology

Museology

Museology, understood as the systematic study of the organization, management and function of a museum, has suffered a great ...

Cultural Management

Cultural Management

As an historical monument, the Alhambra of Granada is a meeting point and reference inside the cultural management sphere. Th...

Three cultures

Three cultures

Among one of the main historic qualities of Spain stands the ethnic-religious order. As is widely known, the cultural mix; en...

Washington Irving

Washington Irving

Washington Irving; U.S. ambassor and writer of Tales of the Alhambra, one of the most important collection of essays, verbal ...

The Alhambra through images

The Alhambra through images

Since the fall of the Nasrid Dynasty, the Alhambra in Granada has been subject of many interpretations by several artists. Ca...

Sufism

Sufism

Sufism (tasawwuf in Arabic) is known as the more mystical side wing of the Islamic religion. Meditation, metaphysics and clos...

Charles the Fifth

Charles the Fifth

In 1523 Emperor Charles V celebrated his honeymoon with Elizabeth of Portugal and travels from the Alcazar of Seville to the ...

Al-Andalus gastronomy

Al-Andalus gastronomy

During this period, Spanish cooking was enriched by the new three cultures techniques with different dietary standards impose...

Science in Islamic World

Science in Islamic World

Science in Al-Andalus reached a high stage of development than the rest of Europe. The Arab world; knowledgeable of classical...

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