The arts in Jordan

Jordan arts, artists, museums, archaeology, the history and culture of Jordan; a list of websites

Petra

Amman *

Darat Al Funun Art Center

Fine Art Arab Gallery

Jordan Archaeological Museum
Wikipedia

Archaeology *

Archaeology. Jordan archaeology sites, castles, palaces, history.

World Heritage Site: Um er-Rasas

World Heritage Site: Quseir Amra

World Heritage Sites: Jordan
Detailed information about Jordan cities and sites that are listed on the Unesco World Heritage list.

World Heritage Site: Petra
Provides description, photos and reports about the archaeological site of Petra.

Madaba Plains Project
A multi-disciplinary archaeological affiliation centred in Jordan.

Abila of the Decapolis Archaeological Project
Official site of this excavation in Jordan. Features an illustrated history and report on the progress of excavations.

Wadi Ziqlab Project

Art galleries in Jordan *

Art museums and galleries in Jordan, a list.

Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts

Artists *

Artists. Jordanian painters, sculptors and ceramics. Arabsart.com

Jordan.art. The paintings of two artists from Jordan: Kassim Al-Refai and Khaled Atieh.

The arts, culture and crafts of Jordan.

Contemporary artists from Jordan, an online gallery from Universes-in-universe.org.

Museums *

Museums in Jordan, a web guide.

The Jordan Museum

The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts

Jordan Archaeological Museum
Wikipedia entry.

Petra *

Petra Great Temple excavation. Brown University

Petra. Photographs, history. 
The Siq, The Khazneh The Royal Tombs, High Place of Sacrifice, El-Deir. Includes links to other sites about Petra.

Petra
The Siq, The Khazneh, The Royal Tombs, High Place of Sacrifice, El-Deir.

World Heritage Site: Petra
Provides description, photos and reports about the archaeological site of Petra.

Petra. Photographs of Petra, by Vivian Ronay.

 

Wikipedia entry on Jordanian art.

Neolithic Statues from Jordan, Smithsonian Museum.

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