|Islamic Arts and Architecture (IAAO) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing information on arts and architecture. With a strong commitment to research and service, IAAO strives to offer a Web presentation of the highest quality and to promote the awareness of Islamic arts as a humanistic study, recognizing the inter-relationship between the arts and other academic disciplines.
IAAO seeks to encourage Islamic arts research in all dimensions by encouraging our members and Cyber-friends to contribute and be actively involved in IAAO's service to communities both within and beyond the Cyber-world. In keeping with the mission of this organization, IAAO is committed to serving our members and Cyber-friends, while developing and maintaining excellence and diversity by attracting volunteers, nationally and internationally.
IAAO is dedicated to the sustenance and advancement of arts and culture in the academic setting and throughout society. Recognizing the changing character of arts in contemporary life, IAAO acknowledges a responsibility to evaluate our on-line and off-line programs and procedures-and to discover new and effective avenues in the realization of our mission.