• An Iranian artisan makes a piece of mat board. 2017-12-06 20:21

    Qeshm to host intl. mat-weaving workshop

    TEHRAN – An international workshop on professional mat-weaving skills opens today in the Persian Gulf island of Qeshm.

  • 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.

  • A prehistoric Iranian gold griffin-headed armlet dating back to the Achaemenid era (c. 550 – 330 BC). 2017-05-25 11:20

    Iranian goldsmiths show off skills at Florence Jewelry Week

    TEHRAN – Several Iranian goldsmiths are promoting their delicate expertise at the Florence Jewelry Week, which opened on May 24 in the very heart of the Italian city, the “Oltrarno” district near Santo Spirito Square.

  • Gereh-Sazi, also called girih-chini, refers to  techniques of woodworking that is used to to adorn buildings in the Islamic architecture. 2017-04-27 23:10

    Tehran museum to host workshop on Islamic decoration

    TEHRAN – Malek National Library and Museum Institution in downtown Tehran will hold a workshop on gereh-Sazi (literary: making knot) from April 29 to May 1.

  • Austrian producer Veit Heiduschka 2017-04-21 19:19

    Austrian producer Veit Heiduschka holds workshop at Fajr

    TEHRAN – Austrian producer Veit Heiduschka, mostly known for collaborations with his fellow director Michael Haneke, held a workshop on filmmaking during the 35th Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran on Thursday.