The 8th Golden Knot Conference of Master Rashtizadeh
The 8th Golden Knot Conference of Master Rashtizadeh was held on 20th of December 2021 with the presence of the country's hand-woven carpet elders and activists in this field at Spinas Palace Hotel in Tehran.
Greetings and be happy. I am at your service, managers, experts, professors, experts and practitioners of handwoven carpets. With the dance of the color of the rug, a thousand brides of my village flew to the throne.
In the name of God, both houses of God, today and on the day of judgment. Second, greetings to the elders, wherever you are, whoever you were. A hundred thousand greetings to the weavers from the ground to the head of the congress, never a stagnation in their work, where is their work, love and affection for the records, each one scores twenty knots in a knot of gold, their work on the ground to the height of the golden sky, hundreds of thousands of knots are tied to the rug, God bless you Arshbeh Giti is inside every weaver, it is suitable for his warp and weft, it is a sign of creating jobs and encouraging them as it was left by them.
Master Ali Tajer Rashti was born in 1302 on one of the autumn days in the city of Kashan. Master Ali Tajer Rashti, known as Rashtizadeh, migrated from Kashan to Qom in 1318 with a new idea. At that time, with a capital of 400 Tomans and the purchase of wool, they started spinning wool at home and producing hand-spun woolen yarn. Due to the good quality of the produced yarns, this work developed rapidly and the Master opened a wool spinning workshop.Over time, the master became interested in hand-woven carpets as one of the manifestations of authentic Iranian culture and civilization. From his point of view; The hand-woven carpet was the product of human art and knowledge of color and color harmony in the form of authentic Iranian motifs. In this regard, they set up their first rug shop in the wool spinning workshop.
Dr. Saad Maher was a great Islamic archaeologist who died in 1996. He was also the president of Cairo University of Archeology and a professor at King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah. The order of the Knight of Austria and the order of the first class of the Republic of Egypt and other things are part of his honors. Soad has written more than eighty books in the field of Islamic civilization, Iran's ancient works and art. Among the researchers in the field of art, he has important opinions that are a reference point for many people of science and art today. His opinion about the rug, which is currently clamoring for its possession among different countries, may be a way forward for many.
Ms. Zulfaqari's speech, the media manager of Fotros Media
Where is the place to reach and spread a rug and sit carelessly? Whether we like it or not, today's world is the world of media, media is one of the educational subjects along with family and school, and unfortunately this beautiful Iranian art has no place in the world of media. The lack of presence of Shamshad horn of Iranian art in the media space behind the showcase of foreign and domestic media has led to forgetting a part of Iranian identity.
The clip of the unveiling of Iranian and Italian rugs
This rug was produced by Hossein Erami rug on the occasion of the 106th anniversary of the beginning of diplomatic relations between Iran and Italy at the suggestion of the representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Italy and under the supervision of the Iran National Carpet Center and the management of the Qom Handwoven rug Employers Association.
Speech by Mohammad Reza Rashtizadeh, producer of handwoven carpets
We have been gathering together for eight years in memory of my father who loved rugs, loved his weavers, loved his employees, loved what he did. And fortunately, we can use this opportunity and from this period that we have together, a part from rug production, it is a production of solidarity, the rug community needs this solidarity in order to win.
The speech of Ms. Shavandi, the manager of the certificate and ownership of handwoven carpet project
After years of research and research in the field of handwoven carpets, Iran Guereh company is active as a comprehensive informational, practical and strategic reference in this field. One of the most important goals of this company is to create a link between all the stakeholders of hand-woven carpets, including producers, exporters, sellers and all related businesses and lovers and enthusiasts of hand-woven carpets.
A short walk through the 2020 Dubai Handmade carpet Pavilion
Expo 2020 Dubai, the third important global event that is held every five years in the world, and this year was held for the first time in the Middle East in the United Arab Emirates and the city of Dubai. 200 countries are present in this important exhibition and important global event and they display their art, technology and works. Iran Pavilion is also present in this exhibition and for the first time Iranian hand-woven carpet participated in Expo 2020 Dubai.
Speech by Majid Salimi, Director of Iran Guereh Company in Dubai
About three months have passed since the reopening of Expo 2020 Dubai . Eight famous hand-woven carpet brands of the country have exhibited this Iranian hand-woven carpet as an art product in the hand-woven carpet hall of Iran Pavilion with the participation of Iran Guereh and the cooperation of the National Iranian Carpet Center. This collection has received a very good response from this type of presentation of handwoven carpets, and considering the conditions of sanctions and the two years that Corona had a negative impact on the arrival of tourists to our beloved country, as well as other countries, the Expo is a good opportunity to introduce Iranian rugs to the world.
The speech of Dr. Farhanaz Rafe, the head of the National Carpet Center
The issue of joining the National Carpet Center to the Ministry of Heritage is very serious, and of course, in the form of an expert work in the cultural commission of the presidential institution, the description of duties will be examined. This is likely to happen soon.