Persian art


Iranian architecture

Iranian Architecture

Persian art or Iranian art has one of the richest art heritages in world history and has been strong in many media including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and sculpture. Persian Architecture is covered in this article.

Iranian architecture

Iranian architecture dates back to at least 5,000 BC with characteristic examples distributed over a vast area. Structurally and aesthetically, Iran’s architecture has great variety.

Iranian architecture has some characteristics which in compare with other countries has a special value. Suitable design, detailed calculations, remarkable vaults and arches, glorious domes, huge porches and columns, diverse ornaments are simple but represent the glory of Iran.

Iranian architecture , with characteristics such as fitness and beauty of the doors and porches, has a character which is more worth to study. It is the mystical jewel of Persian architecture and mathematical logic of it. Introversion and Iranian architects tend to the yard, patio, sunken garden, porch and caps around the foreign that has been part of Iranian logic.

Iranian architecture

Persian Architecture

Categorization of styles
  • Zoroastrian:
    • The Persian style(up until the third century BC) 
    • The Parthian style
  • Islamic:
    • The Khorasani style
    • The Razi style 
    • The Azari style
    • The Isfahani style
Iranian architecture

Persian Architecture

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