Handicraft

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  • تبریز 2018 2018-01-11 10:51

    Tabriz enriches charms with crafts exhibit

    TEHRAN – Tabriz cultural heritage department has organized a vast sales exhibition of Iranian handicrafts as part of its efforts to enrich charms of the northwestern city named 2018 Islamic Tourism Capital.

  • An interior design that revolves around ‘Iranian Home’ as its theme. 2018-01-07 08:45

    Midex to highlight ‘Iranian Home’

    TEHRAN - “Iranian Home”, an approach offering advantages of traditional handicrafts in modern homes, will come under spotlight at the 8th International Exhibition of Midex that revolves around interior and landscape designs.

  • Campaign for proper handicrafts packaging unveiled 2018-01-04 13:08

    Campaign for proper handicrafts packaging unveiled

    TEHRAN – Isfahan’s cultural heritage chief on Tuesday called for a new look towards presenting handicrafts to foreign travelers as he initiated a campaign for designing elegant packs for handmade products.

  • An exterior view of the Qazvin Jameh Mosque 2018-01-04 10:53

    Initiative to support artisans of Qazvin province

    TEHRAN – A new initiative will offer eligible artisans to set up their own workshops and market stalls at historical and touristic places across Qazvin province.

  • Persian handicrafts 2018-01-03 19:50

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Great craft gift ideas for your beloved ones

    Iran is the land of miscellaneous creative handicrafts made by artisans in different parts of the country in the forms of enamel, tile, metalwork, leatherwork and wood carving.

  • CHHTO showcases ‘malileh’ handicrafts 2018-01-02 09:22

    CHHTO showcases ‘malileh’ handicrafts

    TEHRAN - A collection of “malileh” handicrafts has been put on show at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization in Tehran, Mehr reported on Monday.

  • خانه هنرمندان 2018-01-02 09:20

    IAF to host major exhibit of Iranian crafts

    TEHRAN – Handicrafts from all over the country will go on show at a sales exhibition, which will be held from January 21 to 30 at the Iranian Artists Forum in downtown Tehran.

  • Photo shows a collection of Iranian potteries that are meticulously inlaid with enamel 2017-12-28 09:06

    New handicrafts marketplaces to come on stream

    TEHRAN – A total of five newly-constructed handicrafts marketplaces are due to be inaugurated in various cities of Markazi province, central Iran.

  • Marivan celebrates becoming world city of handicrafts 2017-12-19 09:10

    Marivan celebrates becoming world city of handicrafts

    TEHRAN – Marivan on Monday celebrated receiving an international status as the city of Kalash, a particular lightweight and breathable footwear.

  • CHTHO hosting potteries, ceramics exhibit 2017-12-19 09:04

    CHTHO hosting potteries, ceramics exhibit

    TEHRAN – A collection of potteries and ceramics is on display at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization in Tehran.

  • A poster for 2018 FITUR tourism fair 2017-12-04 20:56

    Iran to highlight tourist attractions at FITUR

    TEHRAN – A total of 22 Iranian travel-associated businesses and tour operators will promote handicrafts, traditions and tourism potentials of the country at the 38th FITUR tourism trade fair, which will be held in Madrid, Spain, from January 17 to 21.

  • People visit Iranian handicrafts at Seoul’s KF Gallery, South Korea on November 23, 2017. 2017-11-25 20:26

    Iranian handicrafts on show in Seoul

    TEHRAN – A wide-ranging patchwork of Iranian handicrafts have been put on show in Seoul, South Korea.

  • Tabas’s copper work added to National Intangible Cultural Heritage list 2017-11-23 15:09

    Tabas’s copper work added to National Intangible Cultural Heritage list

    TEHRAN – The centuries-old art of copper work in Tabas, a city in east central Iran, has been registered on the National Intangible Cultural Heritage list.

  • Shiraz to resume holding Pars intl. tourism exhibit 2017-11-22 20:04

    Shiraz to resume holding Pars intl. tourism exhibit

    TEHRAN – After a five-year halt, the southern Iranian city of Shiraz will host the 9th Pars international tourism exhibition from December 10 to 13.

  • Handicraft, carpet exporters target new markets 2017-11-12 08:56

    Handicraft, carpet exporters target new markets

    TEHRAN – Associations of Iranian handicraft and hand-woven carpet exporters are set to form a consortium in a bid to explore new ways of sales and marketing, CHTN reported on November 7.

  • A poster for the 22nd International Craft Selling Exhibition (L’Artigiano in Fiera) 2017-11-11 20:28

    Iran to be guest of honor at Milan handicrafts expo

    TEHRAN – Iran has been named as the guest of honor for the 22nd International Craft Selling Exhibition (L’Artigiano in Fiera), which will be running from December 2 to 10 in Milan, Italy.

  • ‘Media should broaden outlook towards handicrafts’ 2017-11-05 08:21

    By Afshin Majlesi

    ‘Media should broaden outlook towards handicrafts’

    A senior official with the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization urges media to assume an extended role in promoting the “proper usage” of national handicrafts.

  • A poster for the Artigiano in Fiera International Crafts Selling Exhibition 2017-10-25 19:49

    Iranian artisans to promote skills, arts at Milan festival

    TEHRAN – A cluster of Iranian craftspeople will demonstrate their skills at the Artigiano in Fiera International Crafts Selling Exhibition, which will be held in Milan, Italy, from December 2 to 10.

  • A craftswoman meticulously brush paints a traditional fruit pot in an undated photo. 2017-10-23 20:55

    Handicraft exports sees ten-fold rise to $2b

    TEHRAN – Iran has set a goal to increase the value of handicraft exports per annum to $2 billion by 2021 from currently around $240 million, the director of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) said on Saturday.

  • Handicraft exhibit to highlight S. Korea-Iran friendship 2017-10-21 20:04

    Handicraft exhibit to highlight S. Korea-Iran friendship

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of Iranian metal handicrafts and artworks will open in Tehran on Monday in close collaboration with South Korean Embassy to mark enduring relations and friendship between the two nations.

  • Wooden fruit bowls are seen in a file photo 2017-10-17 08:37

    Tehran exhibit features wooden handcrafted vessels, utensils

    TEHRAN – A patchwork of wooden vessels and utensils, handcrafted by Iranian artisan Sajjad Badkoubeh, has been put on show at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization in Tehran.

  • Picture depicts a patchwork of special-processed Iranian handicrafts 2017-10-15 09:14

    Birjand gears up for handicrafts exhibit in December

    TEHRAN – Iran’s northeastern city of Birjand will play host to a national handicrafts exhibition, which will open its doors to the public on December 10, the organizers say.

  • Veteran craftswoman Mahnesa Shahsavarpour receives a lifetime prize at Tehran’s 28th National Crafts Exhibit on August 26, 2017. 2017-10-05 15:02

    Iran introduces nominee for ‘world’s mother of handicrafts’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s cultural heritage body has named Mahnesa Shahsavarpour, 107, as the country’s eldest craftsperson and the nominee for the title of ‘world’s mother of handicrafts’ to the World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region.

  • People visit Iran’s pavilion at the 2017 IFTM Top Resa in Paris 2017-09-28 12:31

    Iran’s tourism potentials, traditions in limelight at Paris festival

    TEHRAN - Tourism potentials of Iran, its rich cultural heritage, traditions, and handicrafts are under the spotlight at the 39th IFTM Top Resa, a four-day French tourism exhibit that comes to an end on September 29 at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

  • Photo shows a collection of Iranian potteries that are meticulously inlaid with enamel 2017-09-16 18:15

    Iran’s handicraft exports hit record high in March-July

    TEHRAN – Handicrafts exports from Iran hit a record high over the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22, 2017) with 45.4 percent growth in contrast to the same period a year earlier, a tourism official says.

  • A poster for the Rasht Cultural Nights in Tehran on Sept. 23 and 24, 2017 2017-09-11 19:02

    Milad Tower to host Rasht Cultural Nights

    TEHRAN – Rasht Cultural Nights will be held at the foot of Milad Tower in Tehran on September 23 and 24 to turn the spotlight on the rich history, traditions and charms of the northern city.

  • A photo collection depicts artisans participating in and visitors to the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in Golestan province, northern Iran, September 5, 2017. 2017-09-08 01:57

    Intl. Festival of Tribes Culture underway

    A photo collection depicts artisans participating in and visitors to the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in Golestan province, northern Iran, September 5, 2017.

  • A file photo shows people visiting the three-story Amir Chakhmaq Complex in Yazd, central Iran. 2017-09-05 08:30

    Milad Tower hosting Yazd’s cultural days

    TEHRAN – Yazd Cultural Days opened at the foot of Milad Tower in Tehran on Monday to put the spotlight on rich traditions and attractions of the ancient Iranian city which has recently been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

  • CTHTO Director Ali-Asghar Mounesan speaks in an undated photo. 2017-08-30 18:55

    Each tourist means 30 barrels of oil in revenues for Iran

    TEHRAN – Every single foreign tourist visiting Iran spends an average of $1,200, bringing in income as much as exporting 30 barrels of oil, the Iranian tourism chief said in a meaningful comparison as the country seeks to cut reliance on oil incomes.

  • بیست و هشتمین نمایشگاه صنایع ملی دستی 2017-08-27 17:38

    Tehran hosting national crafts expo

    The 28th National Crafts Exhibition was inaugurated at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground on Thursday. The weeklong event will touch upon woodwork, illuminated manuscript, miniature, textile printing, enamel, leatherwork, handwoven products, calligraphy, traditional musical instruments, metalwork, and marquetry, amongst a lavish patchwork of other works. Over the past couple of years, dozens of high-quality Iranian handicrafts have been honored with the UNESCO Seal of Excellence. Tehran Times/ Asghar khamseh