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Minakari

You may notice some shops are decorated with blue theme pots and vases in Iran. Different charming designs which are mostly plants and birds especially peacocks on them may grab your attention and make you gaze at them deeply. As well as having rich art and being gorgeous, the more you watch them, the calmer [...]
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Ghalamkari

Watching colourful painted pieces of cloth, makes you amaze how they are wonderfully ingenuous. Different designs and themes can hold your hand and take you to the world of art. They can be plants, flowers, animals, historical events, miniature, musicians, dancers, hunting scenes, traditional gyms (zoorkhaneh) and old Iranian literature stories and historical events. The [...]
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Carpet, Kilim & Gabbeh

Persian Carpet is one of the oldest handicraft in the world. the oldest Persian carpet is located in hermitage museum and is called Pazyryk. This Carpet is about 2500 years old. In Isfahan there are so many Carpet shops and Galleries where you can find all types of woven handicraft from different parts of Iran. Just […]

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Ghalamzani (Engraving on Metal)

Engraving (Ghalamzani) is the art of carving superb designs on various metals such as copper, brass,silver and gold. Isfahan is the main center for this handicraft. The artistic work of this course is made by artists who are the glorious and undeniable indication of Previous metal work of Iranian handicraft and Isfahan , in particular […]

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Tile Work (Kashi Kari)

A tile is a manufactured piece of hard-wearing material such as ceramic, stone, metal, or even glass, generally used for covering roofs, floors, walls, showers, or other objects such as tabletops. In Islamic mosques tiles are used for decorating and covering of the mosque. Tiles are often used to form wall and floor coverings, and […]

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