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Rescuing The Stately Homes Of Persia
"For thousands of years, houses with secluded gardens and courtyards have been a cornerstone of Iranian architecture ... But in past decades the houses fell out of favor and were widely demolished to make way for glassed apartment blocks, especially in Tehran." Now one of Iran's top designers is leading a trend to save and restore historic houses in the city of Kashan. The New York Times 01/10/13
Posted January 10, 2013 12:48 AM




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