A Rock-Cut Panel in Viar, Zanjan

A Rock-Cut Panel in Viar, Zanjan

A Rock-Cut Panel in Viar, Zanjan by Atri Hatef Naiemi | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Viar-uppdated.m4a Beyond the historical and aesthetic values of surviving architectural fragments in ruined sites, what is the importance...
A Glass Medicine Bottle

A Glass Medicine Bottle

A Glass Medicine Bottle by Marcus Milwright | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Talkingaboutart_medicinebottle-updated.m4a Why do we often use the term ‘balsam’ to describe a soothing medicine? This talk discusses a small glass...
A Brick Dome in Iran

A Brick Dome in Iran

A Brick Dome in Iran by Marcus Milwright | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Talkingaboutart_brickdome-updated.m4a Why is brick such an important material in the architecture of Iran, and how was it used both for structural and...
Nashtifan Windmills

Nashtifan Windmills

Nashtifan Windmills by Atri Hatef Naiemi | Talking about art http://gatewaytoart.uvic.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Nashtifan-Windmills-updated.m4a In a world where we are surrounded by high-tech architecture, why is it important to study and preserve different forms...
Crafts of Syria

Crafts of Syria

CRAFTS OF SYRIA craftsofsyria.uvic.ca CRAFTS OF SYRIA craftsofsyria.uvic.ca The Traditional Crafts of Syria ​What can we learn about the artistic traditions of a country by learning about the lives and working practices of its artisans? This site allows you to explore...