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Iran, Egypt Sign Tourism Agreement
Tehran, April 22, 2011: A number of Iranian tourism agencies have signed an agreement with Egypt to facilitate the exchange of tourists between the two countries.
Amsterdam Hosts Iranology Exhibition
Tehran, July 8, 2011: Iran has mounted a cultural exhibition in the Netherlands in an attempt to introduce the country+s rich culture, arts and tourist attractions.
Bulgaria to Stage Iranian Puppet Show
Tehran, July 6, 2011 – Bulgaria+s Golden Dolphin International Puppet Festival is set to stage Iranian director Maryam Moini+s Moon Pieces are Raining like Feathers in Varna.
Wiltshire Hosts UK+s Vastest Tree
Tehran, June 11, 2011: A new research has revealed that an Oriental plane which was planted in Wiltshire in the 18th century is the "most spreading" tree in the UK.
Calligraphy-Painting Masterpieces at Tehran Museum of Contemporary Arts
An exhibition of Calligraphy-Painting artworks, titled: A Review of Half a Century of Iranian Contemporary Calligraphy-Painting opened on Saturday, 2 July 2011 at Tehran Museum of contemporary art accompanied ...
Tehran village hosts Land Art Festival
The village of Polur near Mount Damavand hosted the 32nd edition of the Land Art Festival that ran from June 29 to July 1.
Organized by Iranian land artist Ahmad Nadalian, the participants performed ...
The British Museum Collection Reaches Record Audiences Worldwide
LONDON.- On the occasion of the publication of the Annual Review of 2010/11, the British Museum announces future plans alongside a review of international successes in the last year.
Canvas Wall Art News: Iranian Painters Making It Big
Iranian artists and gallery owners say that economic sanctions are not affecting Iranian art sales
Photo Exhibit to Explore Qajar Era Professions
Tehran, June 27, 2011: A collection of photos depicting a number of Qajar era professions will be showcased at an exhibition in downtown Tehran next week.
Qabus Tower Moves Step Closer to World Heritage List
Tehran, June 25, 2011: Several buildings violating the perimeter of Iran+s Qabus Tower have been removed in order to meet the conditions for registering the 1000-year-old monument on UNESCO+s World Heritage ...
Iran sculpture expo underway at Tehran gallery
The Shirin Gallery is hosting the second edition of the Iran sculpture expo that began Friday.A total of 140 sculptures made from bronze, ceramics, glass and other materials created by 135 artists are ...
Iranian Troupe to Perform “Parallel Prowls” at Dutch Festival
Tehran, June 25, 2011: A play on the suicide problem in Iran “The Parallel Prowls” will go on stage at the 23rd edition of the International Theater School (Its) Festival in Amsterdam, which will ...
Iran Celebrates UNESCO Registration of Khorasan Music
Tehran, June 22, 2011: A ceremony celebrating the registration of the music of the Bakhshis of the Khorasan region on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity was held here on Tuesday ...
Frieze Projects 2011: Programme of Eight Artists' Commissions Announced in London
LONDON.- Frieze Projects is a programme of artists’ commissions realised annually at Frieze Art Fair. Curated by Sarah McCrory, this year the programme includes eight specially commissioned projects ...
London Exhibits Iranian Artworks
Tehran, June 21, 2011: Iran+s Cultural Office in London has organized an exhibition of Persian artworks by young Iranian artist Maryam Mirzaei in the British capital.
Sydney Festival Awards Farhadi Film
Tehran, June 20, 2011: Renowned Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi+s Nader and Simin: A Separation has been awarded at the 2011 edition of Sydney Film Festival.
Iran to participate in 90th session of the UNWTO Executive Council
Tourism deputy to ICHTO announced that, Iran will participate in 90th session of the UNWTO Executive Council in Mombasa.
Freud Museum Explores European History with References to Its Dark Past
LONDON.- Freud Museum London presents Probeliegen, its first ever collaboration with Germany’s most renowned artist, Marcel Odenbach, from 8 June until 26 June 2011.
Iran’s 1st Natural Site Awaits UNESCO Listing
Iran’s first natural site will be considered for registration on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
The 35th meeting of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s World Heritage ...
New Zealand Author Shares Trip Experiences through Iran
Tehran, June 18, 2011: Travelogue on Iran written by the New Zealand author Jill Worrall was unveiled during a ceremony at the venue of the Iranian Embassy in Wellington last week.