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Algerian Cultural Exhibition at Melal Cultural Center

Algerian Cultural Exhibition is underway in Tehran. Organized by the Algerian Embassy in Iran, the exhibition aims to make people of the two countries more familiar with each other's culture, customs and tradition. 

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Mr. Saeed Ohadi, President of the Cultural and Artistic Organization of Tehran Municipality, Mr. Esmaeil Fallahkheir, Head of Melal Cultural Center, other high ranking officials of the Municipality of Tehran and the Diplomatic Corps accredited to tehran attended the opening ceremony.

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Traditional and visual artworks (watercolor paintings, oil paintings, miniature and acrylic) as well as handicrafts (potteries, stone paintings) and local costumes are on display.

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The event also intends to familiarize visitors with Algerian history, thinkers, cuisine, and a number of national rituals and social customs of the country.

A lineup of films will also be screened during the exhibition, which will run until Friday. “The Battle of Algiers”, "Yema", "El-Manara" and "The Well" are on the lineup. 

An exhibition featuring Algerian cuisines and traditional clothes is another part of the event which seeks to promote friendship between the two countries.

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