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Classical Carpets and Renaissance Paintings in Venice

A major exhibition, ‘Sérénissime Trame: Carpets from the Zaleski Collection and Renaissance Paintings’, opens on Thursday 23 March 2017 at the Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca’ d’Oro in Venice. Until 23 July 2017. Curated by Claudia Cremonini, Moshe Tabibnia and John Valagussa, ‘Sérénissime Trame’ is the first museum presentation of antique oriental carpets from the

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Asghar Farhadi’s The Salesman has won the 2017 Academy Award

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s The Salesman has won the 2017 Academy Award for best foreign-language film. The award was accepted by two prominent Iranian-Americans representing Farhadi, who boycotted the Oscars over US President Donald Trump’s executive order banning visitors from seven Muslim countries. Anousheh Ansari, the first Iranian space tourist, read out a statement by

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Seven artists from the nations banned by US everybody should follow including Donald Trump

On January 27, President Donald Trump issued an executive order preventing people from seven countries – Iraq, Iran, Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya and Yemen – from entering the United States for 90 days. Policy analysts and laypeople around the world spotted a pattern in the countries Trump had chosen, which led to the order being

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“Iran is one of the top destinations for 2017” Bloomberg recommended

Since 2015’s historic nuclear deal was brokered, several companies have launched itineraries and major European airlines have resumed their flights. On trips such as Cox and King’s Heart of Persia, you’ll get to roam the desert bazaar of Kerman, ogle Moorish palaces and mosaic-tiled mosques in Isfahan, and see ancient sites like the royal city

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