TEHRAN (Honaronline) –Italian Ambassador to Tehran Giuseppe Perrone, on February 11, hosted the launch of the new episode of an original video-series dedicated to architecture and design, ‘Domus’ Eyes on Iran,’ produced by the Italian Embassy in collaboration with the historic Italian magazine, Domus.
A select group of architects, entrepreneurs, and journalists took part in the ceremony carried out in full compliance with COVID-19 protocols, according to a press release by the Italian Embassy in Tehran.
This episode of the documentary series showcases the unique blend of history and modernity in Iranian architecture by the study of the history of the Orsi window, a typical element of traditional Iranian architecture.
It also regards elements in modern buildings such as the Orsi Khaneh, a residential building constructed by Keivani Architects in 2015 on Olyai Street off Nasr Street in Tehran, which was reviewed by Domus magazine in 2016.
The documentary has been produced by the Italian Embassy in cooperation with the Italian magazine.
The project depicts a reinterpretation of the traditional elements of Iranian architecture, such as colors, lights and plants.
The series "Domus Eyes on Iran” highlights the role of Iranian architects and designers and their fruitful connection with Italy and its architects and designers.
All episodes can be viewed on the social media channels of the Italian Embassy in Tehran.