Patterns of Morocco

Moroccan art and design is fascinating, including the architectural elements and tile mosaics (kellij). You can spot delightful patterns everywhere, even in the Sahara Desert.

Bab Aganou Bab Agnaou, one of Marrakesh’s nineteen gates, was built in the 12th century and served primarily as a decorative royal entrance.

City walls City walls in Essaouira, Ouarzazate, and Marrakesh

Window Window in the desert

Green door Welcome to Morocco

Doors with designs Different designs on metal doors

Blue door, stray cat Blue door, stray cat

Wooden door Wooden door

Different tiles Different tile designs

Green tile, stray cat Green tile, stray cat

Souvenirs Kitsch and cat

Cooking containers Cooking containers

Musical instruments Musical instruments of the desert

Rug loom Rug loom: maker of patterns

Rugs Rugs and iconography

Desert sand Ever-changing sands of the Sahara

Written on October 23, 2016