In the name of God
The2nd International Conference on Iranian Visual Arts and the Environment, with an Approach to Recycled Art
November 13-14, 2019
The international Congresses Hall, ALzahra University
The 2nd International Conference on Iranian Visual Arts and the Environment, with an Approach to Recycled Art, seeks to expand and develop the artistic topics with an environmental perspective in theory and practice. It moreover seeks to provide an interaction between the thinkers and artists in the international arena.
Researches on this subject, applied and theoretical, can lead to new achievements in the field of the environment i.e., the reflection of the results of researches, experiments and academic innovations would not only illuminate the route to the development of cultural and technical knowledge, but also would inform about maintaining, protecting and restoring the environmental degradation.
Topics on Sustainable development such as the conservation of energy, the environment and natural resources in different structures of the new art offer different feedbacks. Sustainable development is an organizing element that sustains non-renewable or limited resources that are essential for the future of the next generation living on our planet. Sustainable development is a process with a desirable prospect for the future of human societies in which, living conditions and utilization of resources, will meet the human needs without sacrificing the integrity, beauty and stability of the natural vital systems. In this regard, in addition to its aesthetic and cultural heritage, art will be able to act as media and awareness means for protecting and preserving natural resources.
Environmental and clean energy, biodiversity, climate change, design engineering and environmental education are the focal points of this field.
The conference will be held on November 13th and 14th 2019 aiming the establishment of scientific and artistic communication, the exchange of ideas between visual arts, the environment, sustainable development with the academic community, and the need to utilize recycled resources to optimize and return them to the production cycle or aesthetic enjoyment, In the International Congresses Hall of ALzahra University.
In the name of god
Call for papers
The 2nd International Conference on Iranian Visual Arts and the Environment, with an Approach to Recycled Art
The 2nd International Conference on Iranian Visual Arts and the Environment, with an Approach to Recycled Art, aims to promote the necessary topics for the preservation of the environment and the achievement of sustainable development through art. In this regard, in addition to its aesthetic and cultural heritage, art will be able to act as a medium and awareness means for protecting and preserving natural resources, environmental and clean energy, biodiversity, climate change, design engineering and environmental education.
The conference will be held with the cooperation and extensive participation of the scientific associations, The Academy of Art (Farhangestan-e-Honar), higher education institutions and related organizations.
Proposals from any relevant discipline will be considered, provided they make an original academic contribution to the study of environments and visual arts. This scientific conference will address various sectors of the issue. We welcome all kinds of papers that connect academic researches with broader practical and fundamental context in this field. Themes include, but are not limited to:
1- Fundamental and Applied Research:
• Research Methodology in Environmental Art and Recycled Art
• Evaluation and Pathology of Academic dissertations on the Subject of Recycled and Environmental Art, Environment and Art
2- Environmental Art, Recycled Art and Interdisciplinary Studies
• Recycled Art Practices
• Environmental Art in the Global Arena
• Environment and Performing Arts
• Environment and Humanities
3-identity and Environment (Art Ecology)
• The Effects of Environmental Art on the Audience
• The Role of Recycled Art in Cultural Advancement and Development
• Representation of Iranian-Islamic thought in Recycled Art and Environmental art
• National Identity and its Components in Recycled art and Environmental Art
4- The Crisis of Environment and Artworks
• The Relationship between Art and Green Spaces and its Impact on Human Morale
• Displays/Exhibitions and Performances Related to Works of Art Referring Human Activities and the Demolition of the Environment
• The Role of Art in Preventing Noise Pollution
• The Role of Art in Preventing Water, Soil and Air Pollution
5- Art and Environmental Perspective in Everyday Life
• The Role of Product and Service Design in Modifying the Life Patterns
• Design and Environment
• Designing for Sustainable Development
• New Methods of Sustainable Design in Today’s World
Mostafa Khazaei (Shariati University), Dr. Parisa Shad Qazvini (ALzahra University), Dr. Anahita Moghbali (Payam-e-Noor University), Dr. Effat Sadat Afzal Tusi (ALzahra University), Dr. Mitra Manavi Rad (ALzahra University), Dr. Moonesi (ALzahra University), Dr. Kobra Roshanfekr (Tarbiat Modares University), Zahra Hosseinabadi (Zahidan University), Dr. Alireza Taheri (University of Zahidan), Dr. Tulai (Mazandaran University), Dr. Ahmad Nedaei Fard (AL Zahra University),Dr. Ravanjou (University of Ahvaz), Dr. Key Nejhad (University of Tabriz), Dr. Mohammadi (University of Tabriz), Dr. Ali Asghar Shirazi (Shahid University), Dr. Sadegh Naeini (University of Science and Technology), Dr. Ziaei (University of Swakiv, Germany), Dr. Abid (University of Vienna), Dr. Nourzai (University of Herat)
Dr. Anahita Moghbali (Payam-e- Noor University), Dr.Mina Manavi Raad (ALzahra University), Mr. Mostafa Khazaei (Shariati University), Dr. Mohammad Kazem Hasanvand( Tarbiat Modarres University), Dr. Jalal-al-Din Soltan Kashefi (University of Art), Dr. Parisa Shad Qazvini(ALzahra University), Dr. Alireza Taheri (University of Zahidan), Dr. Zahra Hossein Abadi( University of Zahidan), Dr. Tulaei (University of Mazandaran), Dr. Roshanfekr (University of Guilan), Dr. Javani (ALzahra University), Dr. Ahmad Nedaei Fard(ALzahra University), Dr. Ravanjou (University of Ahvaz), Dr. Mohammadi (University of Tabriz), Dr. Ali Asghar Shirazi (Shahid University), Dr. Razmi (Tehran University), Dr. Sadeghi Naeini (University of Science and Technology)
Scientific Secretary of the Conference: Dr. Parisa Shaad Qazvini
Organizing Secretary of the Conference: Dr.Farimiah Fatemi
International Secretary of the Conference: Dr. Paridokht Hanachi
Reza Nikoui Samiei’i, Mostafa Khazaei, Feredoun Mardani, Somayeh Dehghan, Pinky Chadha, Sima Pakseresht, Maryam Eslamdoust, Paeezak Palouj
Site Administrator: Yasha Zamanpour
Initial Announcement: June 10th 2019
Call for papers: June 22nd – September 6th, 2019
Initial acceptance notification: September 11th, 2019
Full paper submission deadline: September 21st, 2019
Full paper peer review notification: October 7th, 2019
Conference dates: November 13th -14th, 2019
Conference venue: The International Congress Hall, ALzahra University, Tehran, Iran
Secretariat office: 3rd floor of the Iranian Academy of Visual Arts office, Design building, Art Faculty, ALzahra University, Sheikh Bahaee Sq., Tehran, Iran
: 7764-14155PO Box
More information: Executive Secretary of the Conference, Dr. Farimah Fatemi
Registration and submission of the articles through the conference website: http://www.avoa.onlineartgallery.ir
Guidelines for full papers:
Accepted papers should follow the guideline bellow:
- Title of the papers should be in accordance with the conference topics and should represent a specific approach.
-All papers must be limited to 5000-6000 words; texts must be in Times New Roman font 12pt.; and the titles must be bold and in the same font 14 pt. -16pt.
-Structures of the paper:
- Author or author’s names, (occupation and affiliation of the authors in the footnote)
-abstract should include 200, and not more than 300 words. It should also include the purpose, statement of the problem, hypothesis and methodology of the paper.
-keywords (5-6 words)
-Introduction provides a specific definition of the subject, while expressing the generalities, goals and necessity of the article. It should then come up with the research questions and then the hypothesis based on the questions. Include a statistical population and a statistical sample if needed. Literary review, the methodology and the conclusion of the discussion are obligatory in the introduction.
-The body should include logical and reasonable classifications and should be plotted to express the problem and the hypothesis.
-the conclusion is to provide answers to the research questions.
-References for the illustrations
-English title and abstract
Note: The secretariat is excused from accepting articles with unrelated titles and with a different structure.