Cyrus Cylinder US Tour 2013 at MFAH

April 16, 2013
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ICF-Houston is proud to be one of the sponsors of the Cyrus Cylinder US Tour 2013 exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston from May 3 – June 14. On March 9, 2013, for the first time in history, the iconic relic, the Cyrus Cylinder, will begin a tour of the United States. The.. read more →

Mamak Khadem

January 15, 2013
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Persian Thanks Giving

November 8, 2012
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Persian Thanks Giving A coalition of Iranian American Organizations in Houston to Give Back to America AIAP – ICF-Houston – PAAIA – SHABEH JOMEH – SIAWE In the spirit of Thanksgiving, the following Iranian American organizations are joining hands to offer two opportunities to give back to the Houstonians in need. Our Community is grateful.. read more →

Houston Prepares Unified Effort To Help Azerbaijan Earthquake Relief

August 21, 2012
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  Two moderate to severe earthquakes have simultaneously devastated the Azerbaijan region of Iran, killing over 300 and wounding at least another 3000 recently.  The Iranian Cultural Foundation – Houston (ICF)  joins Iranians from around the globe to extend its deepest condolences to the families of those lost in this tragic occurrence.   The ICF.. read more →

Who Is Mohsen Namjoo?

April 12, 2012
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Taken from Mohsen Namjoo’s official website, Mohsen Namjoo is an Iranian artist, songwriter, singer, music scholar and setar (traditional Persian lute) player based in California. Born in 1976 in Torbat-e Jam, Iran, Namjoo began his musical training at the age of twelve, studying under Nasrollah Nasehpoor until the age of eighteen. In 1994 Namjoo.. read more →

Mohsen Namjoo Live In Houston

April 3, 2012
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For the first time in Houston, Mohsen Namjoo will be performing live at the Brown Foudation Performing Arts Theater at Asia Society (1370 Southmore Boulevard, Houston, TX 77004) in the Museum district on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 7pm. Click here to purchase tickets.     There are less than 30 tickets available with public.. read more →

2012 Nowruz Festival Breaks Record

March 23, 2012
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The 2012 Nowruz Festival broke the record for the largest Nowruz celebration in the entire South of the United States.  With over 4000 in attendance, the audience was delighted with the programming while breaking last year’s record 3500+ attendance.  Hosted by the Iranian Cultural Foundation for the fourth year at Discovery Green Park, the event.. read more →

New Year Party 2012

March 17, 2012
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Houston Grand Opera Debuts Opera About Modern Iranians

March 12, 2012
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Houston Grand Opera presents its 46th world premiere The Bricklayer Music by Gregory Spears, Libretto by Farnoosh Moshiri March 15 – 21, 2012   Houston, TX — Feb. 20, 2012: As part of HGOco’s Song of Houston: East + West initiative, Houston Grand Opera presents its 46th world premiere, The Bricklayer, March 15 – 21, 2012… read more →

Sudi Samandari Co-publishes Zan Magazine

March 6, 2012
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One more reason to be proud as an Iranian-Houstonian! Published by Sudy Samandari, the daughter of a lifetime journalist who published Golchin to the last breath of his life, Zan Magazine stands tall among all publications attempted by the Iranian diaspora in the last 30 years—bar none. With only two issues published, Zan has already.. read more →