Narmak neighborhood and Ekbatan town as the case study : One of the most important sectors of each city where the Citizens Social interaction occur and urban life flow carry, are public spaces.
Question about identity for four decades has been a challenging topic between people in our country.
This paper has been created in order to study the role of the meaning in creating a sense of place and in order to answer the questions about that, the meaning factor in each of its types- including the meanings that are in the mind of the human begins and the meanings that are in the place-can make which levels of meaning and also it is about that, how to achieve the various levels of sense of place according to each related level of that meaning.
The ruins of Perspolis is located on the Farvardin Plain, 50 km North-East of Shiraz. The significance of the site as an international world Heritage was distinguished by UNESCO as the first among the five selected historical sites in Iran and registered in 1979.
A human-based approach to urban design primarily consists of two kinds of design strategies: 1) Urban design as form-placing process, 2)Urban design as form-making process...
The heart of all traditional Iranian cities beats within one way: Bazaar.Bazaar is considered as one of the major economic, social, cultural and structural basis of the Iranian traditional city
A handful of Epipaleolithic sites in eastern end of the Maznadaran Province notwithstanding, the Paleolithic period of the Alburz range and the Caspian basin is virtually unknown, the only known sites of this period in the area include Hotu and Belt Caves excavated by Carleton S.
During the first decades of the 20th century, Iran underwent important political and social developments, which marked its future for the rest of the century.
This article is an attempt to specify the city gate as an important element in the collective memory of the modern city and to follow the “memorial roots” of the gate.
In the past, cities enjoyed a high level of walkability, and walking for the various states of society was considered as the main traveling mode inside the human settlements due to its low cost and accessibility.
Since a long time “function” has become one of the key terms widely applied in architectural theory, design, critics, history and education...
Knowledge based documentation of architectural heritage initiates from recording interconnected attributes of historic buildings in analytic inventories...
Romantic Movement is one of the most important movements of the early 19th century in European art and architecture...
Art, that somehow expresses the deepest perceptional experience of the artist, will take new forms in accord with changes in one’s life and subjective perception.
Art of brickwork as an outstanding phenomenon in this land’s history of architecture is of a rich background and authenticity.
Located in Kalate Naderi, in northeast side of Khorasan province, Qasre khorshid (palace of the sun) is one of few buildings remained from Afsharid dynasty. In this article, after introducing the building, we try to identify geometrical principles which from the building. Considering the prominence of geometry in art and architecture of Iran (and generally throughout the whole ancient world), studying such geometrical principles are of special value. There have been similar studies for instance works of Hardey on the building of Neysar, and works of Pope on tomb of Amir Esmaeil Samani. such these studies are still not done comprehensively on instances of Islamic Iranian architecture.
Explaining characteristic of vestiges of a civilization or society requires considering criteria derived from the ideology and culture of that civilization or society...
Shiz is being known as one the major religious city prior to the Islam period.
Because of existing of a high- level potential of the wood resources in forest zones in north of Iran, the residential architecture is completely different from the other parts of this country.
The tradition of a squared surface to a spherical one is one of the important issues of construction can numerously be observed in the Iran’s Architecture prior to the Islamic period.