Iranian Art

HOFA Gallery London exhibition “Portrait of an Era”

HOFA Gallery will unveil a new hybrid exhibition, titled “Portrait of an Era” at their London location from September 23 to October 7. According to the gallery, the exhibit is set to be “the world’s most valuable gallery NFT exhibit” with a number of premier NFT collectibles and preeminent digital …

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Iranian teacher selected for Global Teacher Prize 2021

An Iranian teacher was among the top 50 nominees for the Global Teacher Prize 2021, considered the world’s most prestigious teacher award, and its $ 1 million prize. The Global Teacher Prize, now in its seventh year and organized by the Varkey Foundation in partnership with UNESCO, aims to recognize …

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Will Afghanistan end like Iran?

Parties betting on the Taliban should rethink their logic. Most religious regimes have collapsed due to their inability to separate their ideologies from the management of state affairs. Although the Taliban this year looks different from the Taliban who took power in Afghanistan in 1996, they still have the same …

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Innovative prototypes of ancient handicrafts produced in Zanjan

TEHRAN – A team of Iranian researchers and artisans have made innovative prototypes of ancient crafts, whose practical know-how is passed down from generation to generation in Zanjan province, the provincial tourism chief said. The charuq (a local style of handmade women’s shoes), watermarks, knives, pottery and copper dishes were …

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Parthian Rhyton, jewels unearthed in Semnan

TEHRAN – Archaeologists unearthed a clay rhyton and some jewelry while inspecting the burial chambers of an ancient cemetery in Semnan province, north-central Iran. The rhyton, which bears the representation of a wild goat, is believed to date from the Parthian era (247 BC). By the way, in a tomb …

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Iran sanctions prevent mosque from claiming religious tiles

A mosque in northern Virginia is asking the Biden administration to release a set of religious tiles that were confiscated at Dulles International Airport after they were found to violate sanctions against Iran. A mosque in northern Virginia calls on the Biden administration to release a set of religious tiles …

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