MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND BUILDINGS
| Valiasr Street
| Mount Tochal
To commemorate the 2500th
anniversary of the Persian Empire, the monumental Azadi Tower
was built. Designed in 1966 by local architect Hossein Amanat.
Red bird-houses in a tree - this must be an art project ?
is one of the worlds tallest concrete
telecommunication towers. Groundbreaking for
the 435 meter structure was in 2000.
Designed by architect Mohammad Reza Hafezi
with structural engineering by ARUP Architects.
Theran's Eskan Complex
was a high-rise condominium
project of the 1960's with three 23-storey pre-fab towers.
The Velenjak District
with residential buildings.
Villa with pool in Tehran's Shemiran District
1976 constructed by Gavergan Architects
Terraced high-rise building in Shemiran below
the snow covered slopes of Alborz Mountain
Friendly baker baking bread at Moby Dick
Kebab lunch at Arya Restaurant
with Iranian Coca-Cola