IRAN ART EXHIBITION: TRADITIONAL RING MAKING HAS MANY FANS IN IRAN The art-craft of metalworking is of the local handicrafts of Iran and many craftsmen and artist of different fields have practiced it for different purposes. Traditional ring making is one of the most prominent handicrafts of Qom in the field of metal working. Beginning […]
FLUCTUATION IN ENGRAVING INDUSTRY OF IRAN
IRAN ART EXHIBITION: FLUCTUATION IN ENGRAVING INDUSTRY OF IRAN The art of carving designs on copper, gold, silver, and brass, commonly known as Qalam-Zani in Iran, dates back to more than one thousand years BCE. The art is practiced in Isfahan, Shiraz and Tabriz, each of which has its own style. Engraving is the creation […]
INTRODUCING 6 MAIN USED METHODS IN GHALAMZANI
IRAN ART EXHIBITION: INTRODUCING 6 MAIN USED METHODS IN GHALAMZANI Engraving(Ghalam Zani) is the art of carving superb designs on various metals such as copper, brass, silver and gold. Isfahan is the main centre for engraving. The artistic work of this course made by the artists are the glorious and undeniable indication of Previous metal […]
WHAT IS THE IRANIAN ART “GHALAMZANI”?
IRAN ART EXHIBITION: WHAT IS THE IRANIAN ART “GHALAMZANI”? Qalamzani (also Ghalamzani) is an Iranian ancient metalwork art. It is engraving by chisels and hammers on different metals such as gold, silver, copper, brass, and some alloys. Its origin dates back to 5-7 thousand years ago; though its documented history goes back to the Sassanid […]