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  • Paris photo exhibit commemorates Abbas Kiarostami 2019-11-19 15:22

    Photo: Babak Borzouyeh

    Paris photo exhibit commemorates Abbas Kiarostami

    Parisians visit an exhibition of photos underway at the Gallery 21 in the French capital on November 18, 2019 to commemorate the legendary Iranian filmmaker and photographer Abbas Kiarostami. The collection was built by a group of Iranian photographers inspired by poems from Kiarostami’s book “Wind and Leaf” The exhibit, which also takes its title from the book, will be running until November 23. Photographer Babak Borzuyeh is the curator of the exhibit, which is being organized by Sheednegar Academy in Tehran in collaboration with the Farabi Cinema Foundation.

  • A view of the National Library and Archives of Iran in northern Tehran 2019-11-04 20:02

    National library to host event on World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

    TEHRAN – The National Library and Archives of Iran is slated to host a special event today to commemorate the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage and to raise general awareness of the need to take urgent measures and to acknowledge the importance of such documents.

  • What’s in Tehran art galleries 2019-10-11 18:48

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * An exhibition of calligraphic paintings by a group of artists, including Shadi Talai, Anita Ashrafi, Mohsen Rahbari, Parisa Abbasi, Hassan Mehrabani, Zahra Bahrami and Barbod Yazdani, is underway at Negar Gallery.

  • A view of Taj Mahal, India 2019-08-20 21:38

    Explore Indian architectural marvels at Tehran’s Golestan Palace

    TEHRAN – A loan exhibit featuring architectural marvels of India is underway at the UNESCO-registered Golestan Palace in downtown Tehran, which has long been a major destination for foreign travelers.

  • Photo exhibit showcasing Tehran’s attractions 2019-02-19 09:39

    Photo exhibit showcasing Tehran’s attractions

    TEHRAN – The National Museum of Iran on Sunday kicked off a photo exhibition, showcasing Tehran as a must-see destination for international and foreign travelers, CHTN reported.

  • Golestan Palace to exhibit historical documents and rugs 2018-11-22 08:49

    Golestan Palace to exhibit historical documents and rugs

    TEHRAN – A select of historical documents, photographs and handwoven rugs will go on display today at the UNESCO-registered Golestan Palace in downtown Tehran.

  • Detail shows a depiction of ceremonial daggers being carried by a Qajar sovereign. 2018-02-05 19:25

    Louvre-Lens exhibit to highlight Iran’s Qajar-era handicrafts

    TEHRAN – A vast collection of objects handcrafted by Qajar-era (1785-1925) talented Iranian court artists will go on display from March 28 to July 22 at France’s Louvre-Lens art museum.

  • A poster for an exhibition of photos on China at Mashhad’s Golestaned Gallery 2018-01-23 19:07

    Mashhad gallery to showcase “Beautiful China”

    TEHRAN – A collection photos depicting various aspects of life in China will be showcased in the northeastern Iranian city of Mashhad during an exhibition entitled “Beautiful China”.

  • photos by Babak Borzuyeh depicting scenes of sama, a dervish whirling dance 2017-12-29 18:52

    Photo exhibit focuses on sama in Konya  

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of photos by Babak Borzuyeh depicting scenes of sama, a dervish whirling dance, at the mausoleum of the Persian poet Molana Jalal ad-Din Rumi in Konya opened at the Gooya House of Culture and Art in Tehran on Friday.

  • Smiling girl amid ruins of Kermanshah earthquake 2017-11-21 22:21

    Smiling girl amid ruins of Kermanshah earthquake

    A little girl is joyfully smiling alongside a tent and belongings of her family retrieved after a massive earthquake hit the western province of Kermanshah on November 12. Photo: Asal Bigdeli / mizan SB/MQ/MG

  • A woman and two boys from the Polish people, which fled to the central Iranian city of Isfahan during WWII, pose in a photo by Iranian photographer Abolqasem Jala. 2017-09-03 18:24

    By Seyyed Mostafa Mousavi Sabet

    Exhibits to premiere photos of WWII Polish refugees in Isfahan

    TEHRAN – Two exhibitions, which will be organized in Tehran and Isfahan during October and November, will premiere a collection of photos of the Polish people who took refuge in the central Iranian city of Isfahan from the atrocities of the Soviets’ labor camps during World War II.   

  • Kaj Mohammad Abad Caravanserai 2017-01-25 18:07

    In Focus: Lengthy-abandoned Iranian caravanserai undergoes excavation

    A combination photo depicts archaeological associates excavating ruins of the historical Kaj Mohammad Abad Caravanserai near Qom, central Iran, on January 21, 2017.

  • Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization Director Zahra Ahmadipour visits Arak 2017-01-22 13:58

    Picture of the day

    Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization Director Zahra Ahmadipour (R) visits a carpet-weaving workshop during her sojourn to the central city of Arak on January 19, 2017. (TEHRAN TIMES / Fatemeh Abedi)

  • A Window to the Life 2017-01-01 18:09

    Kerman museum to showcase Kiarostami’s “Window to the Life” 

    TEHRAN – The Sanati Museum of Contemporary Art in Kerman is planning to showcase world-renowned Iranian art icon Abbas Kiarostami’s photo series “A Window to the Life”.

  • photo exhibit 2016-12-10 18:44

    Picture of the day

    Visitors pose for a selfie at the “10 Days with Iranian Photographers” exhibition, which opened in the Iranian Artists Forum (IAF) on December 9, 2016. Fars News Agency/ Soheil Sahranavard 

  • gallery 2016-12-09 16:53

    What’s in Tehran art galleries  

  • Michel Setboun 2016-12-03 18:11

    Michel Setboun’s photos on Islamic Revolution published in Iran

    TEHRAN -- Renowned French photographer Michel Setboun’s collection on the Islamic Revolution has recently been published in a book in Iran. 

  • abu19.jpg 2016-09-30 18:34

    Tehran gallery opens with photo exhibit by Jean Baudrillard

    TEHRAN – A gallery named Transition opened in Tehran on Friday with a display of a collection of 38 photos by French photographer Jean Baudrillard, who is also an acclaimed philosopher.