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Photos: Fourth soil carpet "woven" in Hormuz Island


Photos by Amir Hossein Heydari, Mehr News Agency

'Soil carpet' is a sketch of Persian carpet painted on bare soil. The fourth 'soil carpet' was opened to public visit in the Iranian island of Hormuz in Persian Gulf on Saturday. The carpet, measuring 1400 square meters, was created by provincial artists using different colors of natural soil of the Island. Around 40 artists along with another 40 assistants participated in creating this land art. (read related report by Fars News Agency - in Persian)

Three other soil carpets had already been made in the same Island.

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