Ekbatan Town

The salons, supermarkets and community spirit of a brutalist mass-housing complex in west Tehran

Holy Cross Chapel

Located within a sports complex in Tehran’s Vanak neighbourhood, this Armenian church is an unexpected icon of brutalist architecture

40 Knots House

The 40 Knots House is a building in a middle-class neighbourhood of Tehran designed by Alireza Mashhadi Mirza and Habiba Madjabi. The facade of the building features an intricate and uniform brick surface, which has been layered and knotted similarly to wool