1. Artist Demonstration: Persian Miniature Painting

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    Former Norma Jean Calderwood Curatorial Fellow Maliha Noorani replicates the painting "Young Dervish," a folio from an album by Riza ʿAbbasi in the Harvard Art Museums collections, to demonstrate…

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    • Rosette

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      In this video, we will present one of our hand-made products called Rosette. The name Rosette is inspired by name of one the most popular symbolic motifs in Persian and Oriental rugs. The motif itself…

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      • Maahi haa (The Fish)

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        This still video is a glimpse into how the painting "Maahi haa" (The Fish) by Zahra Mandana Fard (http://baraneh.com) was made.

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        • Re-creation of a Medieval Ceramic Sweetmeat Dish from Iran

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          from Harvard Art Museums Added 277 2 0

          The Dish for Sweetmeats from the Harvard Art Museums collections re-created in this video was part of the exhibition "In Harmony: The Norma Jean Calderwood Collection of Islamic Art," which…

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          • Along the Silk Road — From Esfahan to Tabriz

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            An appreciation for beauty is woven deep into Persian culture. A videographer finds beauty not only in the ruins of a glorious civilization, but also in the relationships formed in the heart of the…

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            • Surena: The Persian Deck, on Manoto TV

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              http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2034852729/surena-the-persian-deck-printed-by-uspc In this footage the two pretty ladies give an introduction to Kickstarter and describe Surena project beautifully…

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              • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Dil Mar Jane Nu Ki Hoya Sajna

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                A song by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan who i consider one of the greatest singers of all time. He is renowned worldwide for transforming Qawwali which is a traditional style of music normally composed of…

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                • Art Biennial in Tehran-Iran-01-08-2012

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                  In this feature Mahsa Mortazavi visits the 8th Iranian national painting biennial in Tehran which welcomes more than 500 artworks in different styles.

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                  • Wooden house-Iran-02-03-2013

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                    In this feature, Behrouz Nadjafi visits an exceptional wooden house in the capital Tehran.

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                    • Beloved Spirit by Alexandra Villard de Borchgrave from Glitterati Incorporated

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                      Beloved Spirit Released: September 11, 2011 ISBN: 9780982379967/ Suggested List $35.00 While mankind continues to struggle with adversity, an amazing spirit of forgiveness continues to persevere…

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