In Meeting of Director-Generals of IAU Board of Trustees Permanent Council

Dr. Velayati: IAU Will Revive Forgotten Arts

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 11:40

The meeting of director-generals of Islamic Azad University, board of trustees’ permanent council has been held with the presence of the head of board of directors and trustees, Dr. Ali Akbar Velayati in IAU Central Organization.

According to an ISCA report, Dr. Velayati spoke of Islamic civilization indicators and stated that “art” is one of the features of Islamic civilization which is definitely more sublime than western's.

He noted that Ta'zieh (Condolence Theater or Passion Play inspired by a historical and religious event, the tragic death of Hussein, symbolizing epic spirit and resistance), painting, performing arts, Qashani or Kashani (a Persian decorative arts which had been popular in Iran in the 16th to 18th century), Āina-kāri (a kind of interior decoration by putting small pieces of mirror together in geometric forms or in forms of flowers and shrubs), calligraphy and writing system in Islamic Civilization have a significant position which some of them are being neglected which can be revived.

Dr. Velayati continued that Master Farshchian, as an example, is helping to date the art of Miniature (illuminated manuscript). He noted that IAU will run art branches in various cities that are relevant to the native art of that area.

Stating that Kerman carpet, one of the traditional classifications of Persian carpets, is an indigenous Iranian art, Dr. Velayati emphasized that IAU, on its share, will revive the forgotten arts and the office of board of trustees will help improving policies, actions and activities.

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