Calligraphy in every culture has a special status and this art in Iran and Islamic countries is more popular and high respected. Honoring this art in Islamic Iran is one of the issues that have to be considered particularly. For the reason, Institute of Yas Yasin Heritage, through holding calligraphy festival and a calligraphy competition by presence of the top professors of this field seeks the more introduction of this authentic art and the more promotion of it in the international arena.
Calligraphy art is an art that is evolved over time and this evolution continues constantly. Holding calligraphy festivals and competitions results in sharing ideas and detection of new talents and techniques in this art and helps to the speed and evolution of this process. Artists of this field also like any other artistic fields, through creativity and unique techniques, can create more beauties in the artistic works.
The Briefly Case-Signed Whole Sermon of Her Holiness Fatima Zahraa (as) to Be Calligraphed in Nasta’liq Font
After the several questions of the dear artists regarding the case endings in the section of calligraphing the whole sermon of her holiness Fatima Zahraa (as) in the Nasta’liq font, a briefly case-signed copy of this sermon has been uploaded on the ‘Yase-Yasin’ site.
In order to download the requested file, click on the link below:
Calligraphy festival 2019:
This institute, every year with a special focus, holds its annual festival and it has been tried that through inviting the famous professors of this field for judgment and also lectures that are presented during the festival, take an important step to promote the level of this art and introducing it more.
The focus of the 2019 calligraphy festival is writing Holy Fatemeh’s lecture completely and it is hoped that by participation of the all artists and professors this is done as well as possible.
To participate in Yas Yasin calligraphy competition, you can send your calligraphy works in one of the following sections to this institute:
- Writing Holy Fatemeh’s lecture completely in Iranian Naskh script (non-Iranian Naskh is accepted as well).
- Writing Holy Fatemeh’s lecture completely in Nasta’ligh script
- Writing a piece of Nast’ligh
- Writing a piece of Tuluth
In the current year calligraphy festival, only the above cases are competitable and works in them are accepted. If you are among the artists who work in the above fields, we invite you to participate in this artistic event and send us your works and participate in the Yas Yasin Calligraphy Competition and represent your work to the best professors of this field.
The word of competition in the artistic parts, irrespective of material aspect, has an extensive spiritual aspect. Gathering artists of various styles and with different thoughts, display of different works of the top talents of the world, can help largely to the development and elevation of calligraphy art. However, the material part of every competition enhances the competition sense in the participants and results in a double motivation to create more striking works.
How to participate in the calligraphy competition
All artists can participate freely in the Yas Yasin Calligraphy Festival and send us their works. You have to note that the sent works aren’t returned and will be held by the Institute. You can send your art works within the due time and only through registration in the Yas Yasin website to participate in the calligraphy competition.
There is no limitation in the works that artists send and they can several works to participate in 2019 calligraphy festival.
If you need more information about the Yas Yasin Calligraphy Festival, you can contact us through the contact section.
Judgment of 2019 calligraphy festival:
Yas Yasin Institute has formed a board of referees constituting from the prominent professors of different countries and fields to judge the works you have sent to the calligraphy festival. It is hoped that the judgments and points suggested in this competition result in the progress of the all artists.