Milad Eshtiyaghi: Emergence of new technologies in information century has changed using various sciences basically. Accurate understanding of these phenomena and trying to localize them and appropriate applying it for dissemination of information and knowledge, especially in presentation of Islamic and Iranian art, results in further development of art and progress in this field. So, multimedia applications with purpose of systematizing broadcasting art activities by using new information and communication technologies in art system would be important and effective too much.
According to statute of the international council of museum that defines museum as a place where various methods are used to maintain and expanding artistic, historical, scientific and technical sets by different methods especially exhibiting them for all in order to train and enjoyment; museum is a place where can be a place for keeping modern works considering modern technologies in multimedia method especially in a city such as Tehran where lack of modern art museum is felt seems essential.
Therefore, in this investigation we intend to design Tehran Modern Arts Museum with an emphasis on multimedia technologies. So, main problem of this investigation is “how multimedia technologies can be used for designing modern arts museum in Tehran?” In this regard, we referred to various documents, books, and collected some information about design of modern arts museum and recognizing multimedia arts and its usage. Then, we studied valuable case studies. Viewpoints of scientists about design of modern arts were studied and essential criteria for design were extracted. These principles and standards and specifications were used for designing museum of modern arts with an emphasis on multimedia in Abbas-Abad land which was done by creating holes with a glass surface.