• Farshid Forsati Kahrizi
  • Seyed Ali Nori



Abstract. This article is to study some aspects of architecture and art in relation to treatment and especially
art therapy and the effects of art on the treatment process in mental patients, and also to end in the points that need to be observed in designing a medical center, especially an art therapy center, in order to allow the patients to pursue their treatment in the best form possible, and how the beauty of art in the treatment of patients can be used because in our culture and also from the Islamic viewpoint elegance can be found in the nature, thought constructs, and handcrafts, and also the reasonable and supernatural goals. The religious scholars consider the investigation of the issue of elegance not only beneficial but also necessary. It is obvious that art that is one of the effects of elegance made by the thoughts and hands of human being is not an exception to this principle.
Keywords: art, art therapy, mental illnesses.


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