This exhibition is now closed at V&A South Kensington
Exploring 5,000 years of art, design and culture, Epic Iran shined a light on one of the greatest historic civilisations, its journey into the 21st century and its monumental artistic achievements, which remain unknown to many.
Epic Iran is organised by the V&A with the Iran Heritage Foundation in association with The Sarikhani Collection
About the Epic Iran exhibition
Find out more about our Epic Iran exhibition
5,000 years of Persian history in 15 objects
Take a journey through 5,000 years of Iranian art, design and culture
Design and make your own Islamic tile and printed pattern
Have a go at creating patterns inspired by Islamic art
With thanks to: The Godwin Family, Darioush Winery, Cockayne – Grants for the Arts, a donor-advised fund of The London Community Foundation, The Ruddock Foundation for the Arts, The Soudavar Memorial Foundation, The Arah Foundation, Dr Amir Ali Farman-Farma and The Altajir Trust.