Tubis art is…

…islamic art

Is art in islam OK? Or is it forbidden? What is the discussion about? I asked myself this question several times to be honest. But I come to the conclusion, that something which is so beautiful and makes me so happy, could not be false. During my masterstudies (islam & society) I found out, that we muslims used to be less conservative long time before…

…calligraphy

Arabic is one of the most beautiful writings with the most interesting letters in my opinion. Well a lot of my paintings are calligraphie but embedded in shapes or forms.

…oriental art

What do I mean by oriental art? Of course this is a reference to my personal ottoman roots. I simply love it! One of my role models here is Osman Hamdi Bey with his interesting paintings in the early 20 th century.

Tubis Essay about paintings in the Mogul dynasty (in german)