1st Place

Sirjan – IRAN

Summer 2012


Design features:

Formation of main idea of monument based on working process in Golgohar complex
Mountain-extraction-valley-underground water-factory product
Monument design based on two main forming elements of complex: stone (ore) and Iron
Using square as a complete form and its separation from land in terms of ascending and martyrdom
Water in context of project, a symbol of innocence and transparency
Using Iron beam as the final product, a metaphor of resistance, solidity and stability during war years in Iran and …sufficiency and independence in industry and mining
Cut off Iron beams, memento of cut off palms in war zones of Islamic republic of Iran
Color red, a metaphor of martyrs blood




Principal Architect: Kourosh Hajizadeh

Lead Architect: Amir Hossein Hajizadeh

Associates: Arezoo Izadyari – Arash Shabahang

Other Associates: Azita Nadali