News Releases

Dec 23, 2020

Ostad in Farsi means Master. When it comes to Ostad Mahmoud Farshchian, he is the Grand Master in the art world and without question one of the greatest artists in the world.

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Feb 24, 2019

IRNA - The head of the Islamic-Iranian Arts university of Master Farshchian said that due to the efforts of the Cultural Heritage Organization, the UNESCO National Committee and Master Farshchian University, Persian art of miniature is now nationally registered.

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Dec 7, 2018

IFP NEWS - A new university, named after legendary master of Persian painting and miniature Mahmoud Farshchian, has been opened in Iran with the main goal of protecting and globalizing traditional Islamic-Iranian arts.

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Oct 3, 2018

TEHRAN TIMES – A university of Iranian-Islamic art named after the master of Persian miniature Mahmoud Farshchian will open in Tehran on October 22.

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Feb 14, 2018

Over the past five decades, the globally renowned master of Persian painting and miniature, Mahmoud Farshchian, has transcended the traditional concepts of the art form and portrayed an ethereal interpretation of human existence through his unique style of dynamic hues and colors.

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Nov 5, 2017

Sputnik – The Iran nuclear deal has recently been in the spotlight due to Donald Trump’s criticism and his threats to walk away. However, back in 2015, there must have been something that thawed the tensions between Iranian and American delegations.

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Student Art Exhibit at Farshchian Museum


Mahmoud Farshchian speaks at Harvard University


Exploring the Farshchian Museum


Documentary Mahmoud Farshchian (1990s)


Interview with Master Farshchian part 1


Interview with Master Farshchian part 2


Master Farshchian talks about his painting the Prophet Joseph (YUSUF)


Master Farshchian talks about his painting the evening of Ashura


Master Farshchians tribute


ناگفته های استاد فرشچیان از ضریح مطهر امام رضا(ع)