1 Ph.D Student, Faculty of Art, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.

2 Professor, Faculty of Art, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.



Human’s house is a place reflects a sign of individual/ universal self. This claim is true in every society, and so it is in Iran. By speaking about the relation between Iranian life style and physical form of house, undoubtedly we consider various elements and constituents required interdisciplinary investigation. This affinity between life style and architecture has close relation with cotemporary Iranian identity and thereby discussion of formation of a special type of “individuality” followed by modern transformations. In case of claiming that everyday life is not just a fixed domain of affairs based on habit, it is possible to study Iranian’s way of dwelling and their formation to the housing during time. This formation may create issue that within struggle of action and reaction repeatedly impact. This article by using concepts such as: Iranian individuality and everyday life at complicated society of Iran makes clear characteristics of lifestyle in Iran and housing form and studies relationship between them within a descriptiveanalytical method. In this article we consider how when a person faces with events, in Iranian society in broadness of time, in the process of determining Iranian individuality in everyday life, his conscious or unconscious choices form his principles and significant habits and finally his lifestyle and this specific lifestyle demands its specific housing form.