Mocárabe, or honeycomb, stalactite work are characteristic of many Islam architectural forms. Check out photos of the Alhambra in Spain for some very, very elegant work. Chicago artist, Armita Rafaat shares her heritage and history. Just imagine a whole ceiling of these above your head, each painted a color on one side, shifting as you move beneath a makeshift sky. Forget tapestries, these are like looking inside a flower, or shape-changing air!