These are some of the stories covered in this episode of the Iran program:
The dance of water on paper
Watercolor painting has the reputation of being quite demanding and the whole difficulty in watercolor painting is almost entirely in learning how to anticipate the behavior of water, rather than attempting to control or dominate it. This week I had the privilege to meet some of the best watercolor painters in the country and learn a great deal about this art.
Iran's rare disease foundation
While there’s life, there’s hope and on that note, our next feature is about spreading awareness about rare diseases and how Iranian scientists are coming up with the latest treatments and breakthroughs.
Iran's Traditional Arts and Handicrafts
Many experts believe that Iran has the most diverse and highest quality handicrafts in the world. These unique artworks reflect each region’s rich culture and ancient civilization. Let’s join Amir Mehdi Kazemi to see how Iran is attempting to cherish and value these traditional arts and handicrafts.