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Persian Gulf Regional Museum to Be Open in September 06 Sep 2020

Persian Gulf Regional Museum to Be Open in September

The Persian Gulf Regional Museum in Iran’s southwestern province of Bushehr is to be inaugurated in late September coincided with the World Tourism Day.

Iran, Russia Discuss Expanding Museums Cooperation 27 Aug 2020

Iran, Russia Discuss Expanding Museums Cooperation

Iran and Russia discussed the expansion of museum cooperation in a joint online webinar titled Iran-Russia Joint Cooperation of Museums.

Singapore calls for increased museum coop. with Iran 05 Sep 2018

Singapore calls for increased museum coop. with Iran

 In a Wednesday meeting with Iranian officials in Tehran, Singapore’s ambassador to Iran called for increasing bilateral cooperation in the domain of museums. A meeting was held in Tehran-based National Museum of Iran with non-resident Singapore’s ambassador Ong Keng Yong, deputy head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handcraft and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) Mohammad Hassan Talebian, Iranian […]

Louvre show wraps up months of boom in Tehran museum visits 31 Jul 2018

Louvre show wraps up months of boom in Tehran museum visits

A momentous Louvre show came to an end at the National Museum of Iran on Monday. The exhibit pulled in over 250,000 nationwide visitors since the opening date on March 5. “The Louvre show has been visited by over 250,000 people including administration and international officials and diplomats, artists and other personalities,” Mehr quoted Mohammadreza […]

Artists cite concern on environmental issues at “Habitat” 23 Jun 2018

Artists cite concern on environmental issues at “Habitat”

TEHRAN – A group of Iranian artists share environmental concerns in “Habitat”, an exhibition underway at Tehran’s Vista Gallery. Curator Setareh Hosseini chose Parisa Aslankhani, Mahnaz Pasikhani, Ebrahim Hassanzadeh Dizaji, Atefeh Khas, Maryam Zargar, Leila Refahi, Reyhaneh Savari, Maryam Toluei, Saba Arabshahi, Mohammad-Ali Adili, Mina Abdus, Esmat Alirezai, Parvaneh Qesmati Motlaq, Leila Gudarzi and Ali […]

Foreign museums pay $100k-200k for displaying Iranian antiques 13 Jun 2018

Foreign museums pay $100k-200k for displaying Iranian antiques

Iranian director for museum affairs says countries pay Iran 100,000-200,000 dollars for displaying Iranian historical items and antiques at their museums. Mohammadreza Kargar, director for museum affairs at the Cultural Heritage, Handcraft and Tourism Organization, told Mehr News correspondent on Wednesday that the payment is partly from the revenues obtained from selling tickets. He added that […]

Japan museums to exhibit Iranian illustrations 30 May 2018

Japan museums to exhibit Iranian illustrations

Five art museums in Japan will exhibit illustrations of Iranian artists. According to the website of Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, some Iranian illustrations which had been accepted in Biennial of Illustration Bratislava 2017, will be exhibited in Japan’s art museums. ‘I was a deer’ illustrated by Narges Mohamadi which […]

National Museum of Iran: A Prestigious Museum 01 May 2018

National Museum of Iran: A Prestigious Museum

National Museum of Iran, located in Tehran, aging more than 70 years, and containing 300,000 museum objects in an area more than 20,000 square meters. Is not only the largest museum of History and Archaeology of the country, but ranks as one of the few most prestigious museums of the world in regard to grand […]

Tehran museum to restore statues by Alberto Giacometti 17 Mar 2018

Tehran museum to restore statues by Alberto Giacometti

TEHRAN – The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art plans to restore two bronze statues by Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti. Acid rain has caused damage to “Walking Man 1” and “Standing Woman 1”, which are located in the courtyard of the museum, TMCA director Ali-Mohammad Zare’ told the Persian service of IRNA on Tuesday The statues […]

Iran’s Hamedan Museum of Natural History 03 Mar 2018

Iran’s Hamedan Museum of Natural History

The Hamedan Museum of Natural History is a natural history museum located in the Bu Al Sina University in Hamedan, west of Iran. Hamadan Museum of Natural History is a rare collection of samples from a variety of animal species, natural vegetation and climate of the country and around the globe. Thousands of live specimens, […]