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Architecture is rooted in the experiences of the residents in a place. Its foundations are based on needs and circumstances of each territory in terms of climate, available materials, economics and governmental policies, and cultural ideals and ideas of the people that live there. The architectural history of Iran echoes these architectural origins...
Design can be a driving force for the local development of productive communities by allowing them to achieve the freedom to innovate respecting their local traditions, culture and values. Carpet sector is an extraordinary field of experimentation in India. It involves ancient traditions and artisanal knowhow related to different productive regions...