Iranian architecture


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Iranian architecture

(500–1000)
Decorative patterned brickwork, colored tile and molded stucco characterize this style. Other attributes are the use of stalactite vaults. The essential elements are richly decorated surfaces with brightly colored tiles and molded stucco. The minaret evolved into a standard form that had an influence on Indian architecture.
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It displays 51 works, including her signature mirror mosaics, abstract monotypes and reverse glass paintings, inspired by geometric patterns popular in Iranian architecture, particularly those seen in mosques.
2] Iranian architecture in that era was affected by other countries particularly Germany.
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4] Pirnia, Mohamad Karim, Stylistics of Iranian architecture, Tehran, Sadi Press.
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New forms of architecture and decorating methods led Iranian architecture to gain the development of a gradually gained final shape and finally reach the coherence, coordination and evolution.

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