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Girih tile Art

  As far back as the 13th century, Islamic architecture has featured amazing and intricate geometric patterns called Girih tile art. Historians and mathematicians had assumed that the craftsmen who created these patterns did all their work with compasses and straight edges. But a few years ago, it was discovered that many of these patterns Read more about Girih tile Art[…]
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Mirror Work Art

Water and mirror in Iranian culture have been a symbol of purity and brightness, truthfulness and satiety, and it is likely that its application in architecture also has the same meaning. What is mirror work? The mirror work art is a kind of interior decoration of the building, by attaching small pieces of the mirror Read more about Mirror Work Art[…]