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Tehran, Iran. Iranians visit the exhibition The Louvre in Tehran at the National Museum. A collection of 50 artworks has travelled from Paris, the first large-scale exhibition by a major western museum in Iran. Photograph: Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA. Facebook Twitter Pinterest · Iranians visit the exhibition The ...
He published works in French, English and Farsi, but could also read and speak German, Sanskrit and Russian. Anyone who visited his home in the final years of his life entered a private museum of world religions. The surprising thing was that this home was situated in Tehran, a city where one would not ...

Visitors are given the opportunity to enter the labyrinthine world of Sadeghi within nine galleries that cover the entire museum space and divide his multi-disciplinary ... Ali Akbar Sadeghi: A Retrospective continues at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (Kargar Street, Tehran, Iran) through April 14.
A museum of the works painted by him and his students opened in July 2013 with the cooperation of Tehran Beautification Organisation and Cultural Department of Tehran University at the historic Negarestan Garden- Museum in Tehran. In the museum, which surveys the school of Kamal-ol-Molk, 120 ...
Standing in the beautiful Hall of Remembrance here at the Museum, we can still feel the weight of every human life lost. .... efforts—to resolve the conflict, defeat ISIS, deliver humanitarian aid, and deter chemical weapons attacks—are impeded by the Assad regime's sponsors in Tehran and Moscow.
A photo exhibition showing the 'Gates of Old Tehran' is underway at City Photo Museum in Tehran. Over 40 historical photographs collected by calligrapher, page illuminator, ceramic artist, author, essayist and researcher in Iranian and Islamic arts, Kianoosh Motaqedi, are on display, reported.

The French foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian (left), tours an exhibition of 50 artworks from the Louvre on display at the national museum in Tehran. ... the Louvre said the exhibition was the outcome of the agreement signed between the Louvre and Iran's museums and cultural heritage organisation ...
Despite renewed tensions in the Middle East, the Louvre and the Iranian government are pushing ahead with a series of exhibitions and archaeological projects planned under a landmark four-year agreement signed in January 2016. The French museum is the first major cultural institution to secure ties ...
The doors were unsealed for journalists at the National Museum in central Tehran, which is currently celebrating its 80th anniversary, a day ahead of the public opening. Among the items shipped over by cargo plane were a 2,400-year-old Egyptian sphinx, a bust of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius and ...
The houses themselves are now little museums and the gardens surrounding them have been turned into cafes. ... Tehran is a very loud city and sometimes it really drives you crazy, but in these gardens you are in a sort of oasis, which is really cool. ... I went to the Pergamon Museum in Berlin last year.

TEHRAN – The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA) has transferred Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti's bronze statues, “Walking Man 1” and “Standing Woman 1”, to inside the art center after ... Examples of the statues are also on display at several major museums and galleries in the world.
The iconic French museum packed up and shipped for the first time some of its artworks to Tehran. The carefully curated collection is about to be displayed in the National Museum of Iran, which will mark the first large-scale exhibition by a major Western museum in Iran. The outstanding cultural and ...
TEHRAN – A number of artists and friends came together at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA) on Thursday to commemorate Sadeq Tabrizi, a pioneer of calligraphic-painting in Iran who died at 79 in London in early January. Tabrizi was an influential figure in the formation of the ...
In a masterstroke of cultural diplomacy, the Louvre will launch a major exhibition next month at the National Museum of Iran in Tehran, comprising 50 ... Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organisation—the government institution responsible for Iran's museums and cultural heritage—and ...
Louvre Museum presents art treasures from France's National Collections in "The Louvre in Tehran," an ongoing exhibition at the National Museum of Iran. "The Louvre in Tehran" is the first large-scale exhibition by a major Western museum in Iran. The exhibition, which celebrates the museum's 80th ...
Moghadam Museum in Tehran, affiliated to the University of Tehran, opened an exhibition of blue and white potteries on Tuesday. On show for two months are 60 pieces of white and blue glazed potteries, some belonging to Iran's Safavid (1501-1736) and Qajar (1785-1925) dynasties and some are from ...
Their grandmother went from living in a villa in Tehran to a two-story building, then a five-story building. Today, Jamea doesn't recall seeing many villas in Tehran. The Mondrian sits on the site of the former John C. Freeman Weather Museum at 5104 Caroline St., near the Asia Society Texas Center.


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