World Crafts Council (WCC)

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  • Exquisite works of enamel on show at Tehran exhibit 2021-09-25 20:00

    Exquisite works of enamel on show at Tehran exhibit

    TEHRAN – Exquisite works of enamel have been put on show at the headquarters of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts in Tehran.

  • Exquisite carpet patterns restored in Kerman 2021-09-13 20:00

    Exquisite carpet patterns restored in Kerman

    TEHRAN – A panel of Iranian cultural heritage experts has restored 20 delicate carpet patterns, which date from the Safavid to Pahlavi eras.

  • WCC workshops discuss branding, e-marketing of handicrafts 2021-09-05 20:30

    WCC workshops discuss branding, e-marketing of handicrafts

    TEHRAN – A series of virtual workshops, organized by the World Crafts Council, covered contemporary craft issues and related themes from August 2 to September 3.

  • House of handicrafts to open in ancient Bam 2021-08-09 21:44

    House of handicrafts to open in ancient Bam

    TEHRAN – A house of handicrafts is set to be inaugurated in the ancient city of Bam, which is famed for its magnificent UNESCO-registered adobe citadel.

  • House of pottery opens in Golpayegan 2021-06-29 20:00

    House of pottery opens in Golpayegan

    TEHRAN – On Monday, a house of pottery was inaugurated in the city of Golpayegan, which was once a thriving hub for the ancient craft in central Iran.

  • Discover thriving crafts village in northern Iran  2021-06-12 13:57

    Discover thriving crafts village in northern Iran 

    Siah Rudbar in northern Iran is a traditional hub of handwoven textile where the majority of its female residents are practicing crafts skills passed down from generation to generation. Located in Aliabad county of Golestan province, the village is home to tens of small and medium-sized workshops many of which are situated within house premises. 

  • WCC holds online training course for Iranian artisans 2020-09-19 20:30

    WCC holds online training course for Iranian artisans

    TEHRAN – The World Crafts Council held an online webinar on Friday for Iranian artisans aiming to develop traditional methods of learning into formal education.

  • Zanjan gained the title of a “world city of filigree”. 2020-02-03 18:28

    Iran leads the world in handicraft hubs

    TEHRAN – Iran ranks first globally in the number cities and villages registered by the World Crafts Council (WCC), deputy tourism minister Pouya Mahmoudian said on Monday.