BBC's Art of Spain - Part 1 - The Moorish South (Video)
2008-12-24 0:00

From: youtube.com

Andrew Graham-Dixon in this series explores the Art of Spain, Art produced on account of the confluence of different cultures and religions & regional strife.

'The Moorish South' deals with the period in Spanish history when Spain was essentially an Islamic country. This would lead to the development of some spectacular Islamic yet uniquely Spanish buildings, that would leave its mark on Spain and mould Spanish sensibilities for time to come.

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Video from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lRhtGlLXbkM



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