Carpet

  • 'Iran, Bejeweled Land' expo opens in Belarus

    'Iran, Bejeweled Land' expo opens in Belarus

    Tehran, Feb 3, IRNA – The Iranian cultural exhibition called 'Iran, Bejeweled Land', opened at the Art Gallery in Belarus, Minsk on the occasion of 42nd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution victory.

  • Iran opens carpet gallery in China to commemorate 50th anniversary of relations

    Iran opens carpet gallery in China to commemorate 50th anniversary of relations

    Tehran, Jan 9, IRNA – Iran inaugurated a gallery of hand-woven carpets in Shanghai on Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Iran and China.

  • Iran exports $50m worth of hand-woven carpets in 8 months

    Iran exports $50m worth of hand-woven carpets in 8 months

    Tehran, Dec 19, IRNA - Spokesman for Iran's Customs Administration said on Saturday that the worth of exports of the country's hand-woven carpets has been 48.9 million dollars in past eight months of the Iranian year started on March 20, 2020.

  • ECO official terms Persian Carpet as Iran's cultural flag

    ECO official terms Persian Carpet as Iran's cultural flag

    Tehran, Oct 7, IRNA - The head of the Economic Cooperation Organization Cultural Institute, Sarvar Bakhti said on Wednesday that Iran is known in the world by its handwoven carpet, so Persian Carpet can be considered Iranian cultural flag.

  • Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran

    Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran

    Persian Carpet is an inseparable item from Iranian art and culture. It is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished manifestations of the Persian style of living which dates back to Ancient Persia (c.500 BC). The "traditional skills of carpet weaving" in Fars Province and Kashan City were inscribed as Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists of UNESCO in 2010. The pattern of carpets reminds you of the Persian garden which is full of flora, birds, and other animals. Wool, cotton, and silk are the most common materials in carpet weaving. Photos show Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran.Iran. Oct 2, IRNA/

  • Shanghai Party Secretary hails Iranian art

    Shanghai Party Secretary hails Iranian art

    Beijing, July 30, IRNA - China's Shanghai Party Secretary Li Qiang attended Iran's pavilion at the G-Hub in the city in China's central coast and lauded precious Iranian art on Wednesday.