How long has calligraphy been around?
caligraphy has an evolution history dating from 600 BC and the roman alphabet. In the related links box below I posted the wikipedia article on callligraphy wich has everything you need on this topic.
Islamic calligraphy is a beautiful work of writing that uses the Arabic text as the basis of a written text, therefore, Islamic calligraphy is often called by the Arabic calligraphy. Islamic calligraphy is an art expression implementation Muslim artists from around the world to express their love to God.