Gio Ponti villa in Iran faces demolition
Villa Namazee is modernist Gio Ponti's only work in Iran, but is to be bulldozed and replaced by five-star hotel. Iranian architect Mehran Gharleghi explains the importance of the building to Tehran.
(Photo: Villa Namazee in Tehran. Credit: Hamed Khosravi/Tehran Project)
15 Dec 2016
- From the section Middle East