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“Nasta‘liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy” at Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington DC
 

“Nasta‘liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy” at Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington DC

Persia's most popular and visually stunning script Nasta'ligh at Freer Sackler Gallery

Iranian Artists: Public Exhibition and Online Auction

The contemporary Persian miniature painting featured in the image above, left, is Iranian artist, Soheila Sokhanvari's, work. Sokhanvari uses semi-precious pigments, 22 ct gold, Lapis Lazuli, silver and egg tempera on parchment employing traditional techniques used in medieval illuminated manuscripts.

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The Cyrus Cylinder U.S. Tour Wrapping Up at Getty Museum in Los Angeles

  “The Cyrus Cylinder and Ancient Persia: A New Beginning” concludes its U.S. tour at the at the J. Paul Getty Museum, from October 2–December 2, 2013. The Cyrus Cylinder is one of the most celebrated discoveries from the ancient world, with a legacy that resounds to this day.

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Luxury Food And Wine Tour with Celebrity Chef Penny Davidi in Crete

Join celebrity chef Penny Davidi  for a culinary tour of Crete. Davidi was a finalist on the popular Food Network Star and Chopped All-Stars cable shows.

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Contemporary Art from Iran: “Speaking from the Heart” Exhibition in Amsterdam

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For Persian Kids: Persian Alphabet Blocks

Golreezan.com, an Iranian-American line of Persian-inspired products, including: stationery apparel, stickers, magnets, and alphabet blocks, is thrilled to present the first-ever Persian alphabets blocks, a collaboration with Uncle Goose Toys, the world’s premier manufacturer of wooden alphabet blocks.

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“Born in Iran” Exhibition in Germany: Samira Hodaei, “Harem of the Heart”

AB Gallery (Lucerne/Zurich) and kunstundhelden (Berlin) are cooperatively pleased to present works by Samira Hodaei.

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