• To promote inter-cultural dialogue and exchange between the EU and Iran as well
    as encourage mutual respect and understanding
• To offer low-threshold access to European culture for a wide audience in Iran
• To reach out to people in Iran outside the international metropolis of Tehran
• An impulse to change perspectives and start things moving
• To invite young artists and other individuals active in the arts sector (architects, photographers and writers)
   to participate in the project by travelling and teaching together and thus facilitate encounters between
   young artists from various fields and from various regions of Europe and Iran.