Art University of Isfahan
Isfahan, Iran
This complex with buildings around a central courtyard is one of eight historic Safavid and Qajar structures restored and reconstructed for the Art University. A "khanqah", or a place of meditation for Sufis, in the middle of the courtyard serves today as the campus auditorium.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Isfahan, Iran
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Part of Site
Events
17th-18th c., restored 1990
Style Periods
Safavid
1501-1722
Qajar
1779-1924
Dimensions
6650 m2
Variant Names
Art University of Isfahan
Tohid-Khaneh
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Tohid Khaneh
Variant
Towhid Khaneh
Variant
Towhid-Khaneh
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Building Usages
khanqah
religious
university
educational
Materials/Techniques
adobe
mud
Keywords
restoration and conservation