Handicraft

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  • CHTHO Director Zahra Ahmadipour presents a gift to Kazakhstan’s Minister of Culture and Sports Arystanbek Mukhamediuly during a meeting in Tehran on August 8, 2017. 2017-08-09 20:05

    Tehran, Astana seeking an upswing in tourism ties

    TEHRAN - Iranian and Kazak officials have called for stronger tourism ties especially in marine and medical spheres.

  • A poster for the 7th North Khorasan Handicrafts Trade Fair 2017-08-08 08:42

    Bojnourd gears up to host handicrafts trade fair

    TEHRAN – The northeastern city of Bojnourd, North Khorasan province, will play host to a national handicrafts exhibit which will open its doors to the public on Wednesday.

  • A woman uses an indigenous spinning wheel to make thread from natural fiber at a small-scale workshop in Ruin, a village in northeast Iran, August 5, 2107. 2017-08-08 08:41

    Rueen, a hub of traditional textile in Iran

    A woman uses an indigenous spinning wheel to make threads from natural fiber at a small-scale workshop in Rueen, a village in northeast Iran, August 5, 2107.

  • An undated photo shows a circle of foreign and domestic visitors to the ruins of Persepolis, a UNESCO World Heritage site in southern Iran. 2017-08-02 18:29

    Iran's chamber of commerce to stage startup demo on tourism

    TEHRAN – Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) will host its 4th startup demo on tourism in Tehran on August 6, in a bid to commercialize technological ideas that may buttress travel sector of the country.

  • Urmia gears up for major handicrafts exhibit 2017-07-25 09:13

    Urmia gears up for major handicrafts exhibit

    TEHRAN – Urmia, the capital of northwestern West Ararzbaijan Province, will host a major handicrafts exhibit from July 31 to August 4.

  • پویا محمودیان 2017-06-10 19:46

    CHTHO to establish countrywide handicrafts kiosks

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization will launch handicrafts kiosks and souvenir shops in major cities and tourist destinations nationwide, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • People look at handcrafted calligraphy panels at the 25th International Holy Quran Exhibition in Tehran, June 4, 2017. 2017-06-08 09:37

    Artisans promoting skills at Tehran’s intl. Quran exhibit

    TEHRAN – Several Iranian artisans are showcasing their handicrafts at the 25th International Holy Quran Exhibition, which opened to the public at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini Mosalla on May 29.

  • Wooden boxes handcrafted with marquetry ornaments 2017-05-23 09:33

    Tehran exhibit highlights Iranian handicrafts

    TEHRAN – A patchwork of Iranian handicrafts have been put on show at the headquarters of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting in line with a scheme that pursues encouraging the skills at various workplaces.

  • Handmade jewelry crafted by Iranian Turkmen nomads 2017-05-20 20:12

    Tehran exhibit features handmade Turkmen jewelry

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of exquisite jewelry crafted by Iranian Turkmen nomads opened to the public at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran on May 18, which marks the International Museum Day.

  • CHTHO Director Zahra Ahmadipour presents a gift to Juan Alfredo Pinto Saavedra, Colombia’s accredited ambassador to Tehran, on May 2, 2017. 2017-05-04 11:52

    Iran, Colombia move to deepen tourism, handicrafts ties

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism chief and Colombia’s accredited ambassador to Tehran have welcomed further cooperation in the arenas of tourism, cultural heritage, and handicrafts, IRNA reported.

  • A patchwork of traditional Iranian vessels meticulously inlaid with enamel 2017-05-04 11:43

    Exemplary Iranian craftspeople honored

    TEHRAN – A number of exemplary Iranian craftspeople were honored in a ceremony, which was hosted by the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • A poster for Tourism Investment Conference of Semnan Province 2017-05-02 09:12

    Semnan conference aims to spur investment in tourism

    TEHRAN – The Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Department of Semnan province, north-central Iran, will host a tourism investment conference on May 4.

  • The ruins of Narin Qa’leh, a historical mud-brick fortress in central Iran 2017-04-30 09:14

    Parthian era citadel to be turned into museum

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization is set to turn Narin citadel into a site museum, after a restoration project is fully implemented, CHTN reported on April 27.

  •  A poster for the 81st International Handicrafts Trade Fair in Florence, Italy 2017-04-27 14:50

    Iranian artisans attending Florence handicrafts exhibit

    TEHRAN – A delegation of 18 Iranian artisans is participating in the 81st International Handicrafts Trade Fair -- Mostra Internazionale dell' Artigianato, which was inaugurated in Florence, Italy, on April 22.

  •  A poster for the Persian Culture Week, which was held in Leiderdorp, the Netherlands from April 14 to 19, 2017. 2017-04-22 23:20

    Visitors highly welcome Iranian crafts exhibit in Netherlands

    TEHRAN – A recent exhibition of Iranian handicrafts at the Iran-Netherlands Trade and Cultural Center in Leiderdorp was highly welcomed by visitors, an official with the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization said.

  •  Photo shows a collection of Iranian potteries that are meticulously inlaid with enamel 2017-04-22 18:10

    Annual handicraft exports at $237m: tourism chief

    TEHRAN – Iran exported $237 million of handicrafts in the past Iranian calendar year, which ended on March 20, IRNA quoted the head of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization as saying.

  •  ِِDecorative knives crafted by artisans who are native to Zanjan Province  2017-04-17 20:15

    CHTHO exhibits handicrafts native to Zanjan Province

    TEHRAN – A patchwork of handicrafts indigenous to Zanjan Province has been put on show at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization in Tehran.

  • Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani (2nd from R) visits a handicrafts exhibit at the parliament premises in Tehran on March 4, 2017. 2017-03-07 11:55

    Majlis, MPO host handicrafts exhibits

    TEHRAN – To promote traditional skills and crafts, two separate handicrafts exhibits are being held at the parliament (Majlis) and the Management and Planning Organization, both in Tehran.

  • A jacket richly ornamented with needlework 2017-02-28 12:02

    Sets of needlework on show at CHTHO

    TEHRAN – A needlework collection crafted by veteran artisan Marzieh Dizangian is on display at the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) in Tehran.

  • A poster for the 27th National Crafts Exhibition 2017-02-12 08:52

    Tehran exhibit to feature abundant national crafts

    TEHRAN – Wide-ranging Iranian handicrafts practiced in every corner of the country will come together at the 27th National Crafts Exhibition, which will be held at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground from Feb. 16 to 19.

  • Iranian potteries inlaid with enamel 2017-02-01 18:50

    2nd handicraft expo for students kicks off today

    TEHRAN – The second exclusive exhibition of handicrafts dedicated to students kicks off today at Borhan school in western Tehran, CHTN announced on Wednesday.

  • خانه هنرمندان ایران 2017-02-01 18:49

    IAF showcasing Iranian handicrafts

    TEHRAN - A wide range of traditional and modern Iranian handicrafts have been put on show at the Iranian Artists Forum in downtown Tehran.

  • صنایع دستی کردستان 2017-01-25 10:23

    Top Iranian handicraft exporters, associates honored

    TEHRAN - Top Iranian handicraft exporters and associates, including managers of exemplary online crafts stores, were honored in a ceremony held in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • An Iranian artisan forms an inlaid enamel bowl in an undated photo 2017-01-24 10:35

    Tehran school to host handicraft expo, workshop for students

    TEHRAN – The first exclusive exhibition of handicrafts as well as workshop for students will be held in Tehran on January 26 and 27.

  • نامور مطلق 2017-01-22 09:10

    Iran’s 10-month handicraft exports hit $200m

    TEHRAN – Iran has exported handicrafts worth around $200 million since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2016), CHTN reported on Saturday.

  • Arg-e Karim Khan in Shiraz 2017-01-08 09:52

    Shiraz to host 9th national handicraft exhibition

    TEHRAN – The 9th national handicraft exhibition will be held at the historical Karim Khan Citadel (Arg-e Karim Khan) in Shiraz from Feb. 20 to 24, CHTN reported on Saturday.

  • The Exhibition and Workshop of Iranian Crafts in New Delhi 2017-01-07 18:11

    Iranian handicrafts on display at New Delhi exhibit

    TEHRAN – The Exhibition and Workshop of Iranian Crafts opened its doors to the public at Dilli Haat, an open-air craft bazaar in New Delhi, on Wednesday.

  • Giveh, comfortable yet durable traditional shoe 2017-01-07 15:07

    Giveh, comfortable yet durable traditional shoe

    Craftspeople in the west-central city of Senjan, Markazi province, are making pairs of “giveh” - traditional handwoven shoe. In the old days, giveh was worn by most people in Iran, especially in rural and mountainous areas. Giveh usually comes in two colors (black or white) with a leather sole and a durable handwoven top made from wool. Tehran Times /Fatemeh Abedi