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Iranian cinema receives five nominations at 2014 APSA
Iranian cinema will be competing in the 8th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) with five nominations this year...
Aghili art gallery in Tehran will host an exhibition of a number of Iranian traditional teahouse paintings depicting the Ashura tragedy and the martyrdom of Imam Hossein (a), his family and companions...
Neyanbun virtuoso Mohsen Sharifian will be introducing mourning songs of the southern city of Bushehr during the Putrajaya International Islamic Arts and Cultural Festival of Malaysia running from October 30 to November 2...
Two Iranian theater troupes will give performances at the Harmony World Puppet Carnival, which will be held on Rattanakosin Island in Bangkok, Thailand from November 1 to 10...
U.S based Iranian private collector Saeid Kanani has donated “Soleil et Lune II”, a lithograph by French artist Georges Braque (1881-1963) to the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA)...
Austria will award Iranian auteur Abbas Kiarostami the Austrian Decoration for Science and Art in the near future, some Persian new agencies announced on Monday...
The International Federation of Film Society (IFFS) plans to honor Iranian documentarian Kamran Shirdel with a lifetime achievement...
Two Iranian films have received nominations at the 8th Grand Off World Independent Film Awards, which will be held in Warsaw from December 1 to 6...
A collection of abstract works by Lebanese painter Chucrallah Fattouh is on display at the Museum of Fine Arts of Tehran’s Sadabad Cultural Historical Complex...
Milad Mahmudi won first prize at the 5th Damonfar Painting Biennial, the organizers announced during a ceremony at Tehran’s Mellat Cinema Complex on Friday...
An exhibition, featuring a collection of photos of Iranian children from all walks of life during the Qajar and Pahlavi periods, is underway at the library of Hosseinieh Ershad, a major mosque and cultural center in Tehran...
The University of Zabol in Iran celebrated the registration of the 5200-year-old Burnt City on UNESCO’s World Heritage List on Thursday...
 
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Allegories of Art, Politics, and Poetry
Politics without the imagination is bureaucracy, but the imagination is never a neutral category...
“Love Me, Love Me Not” is an unprecedented exhibition of contemporary art from Azerbaijan and its neighbours, featuring recent work by 17 artists from Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkey, Russia, and Georgia...
At the turn of the twentieth century, art entered a new era of artistic mass production. Whereas the previous age was an era of artistic mass consumption, in our present time the situation has changed, and there are two primary developments that have led to this change...
The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation announced today the selection of Shirin Neshat for its new One-to-One artist initiative that supports contemporary artists as they create artwork in the service of advancing human rights, cultural understanding, and international peacekeeping...
From the start of modernity art began to manifest a certain dependence on theory. At that time—and even much later—art’s “need of explanation” (Kommentarbeduerftigkeit), as Arnold Gehlen characterized this hunger for theory was, in its turn, explained by the fact that modern art is “difficult”—inaccessible for the greater public...
By way of an introduction to this issue of e-flux journal, I would like to discuss the changes in our understanding and perception of art engendered by conceptual art practices of the 1960s and 1970s, focusing not on the history of conceptual art or individual works, but rather on the ways in which the legacy of these practices remains relevant for us today...
Plastic is the very idea of its infinite transformation … it is ubiquity made visible … it is less a thing than the trace of a movement...
It is clear that curatorial practice today goes well beyond mounting art exhibitions and caring for works of art. Curators do a lot more: they administer the experience of art by selecting what is made visible, contextualize and frame the production of artists, and oversee the distribution of production funds, fees, and prizes that...
The relationship between art and money can be understood in at least two ways. First, art can be interpreted as a sum of works circulating on the art market. In this case, when we speak about art and money, we think primarily of spectacular developments in the art market that took place in recent decades...
 
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On the occasion of the “Chasing the Butterfly and Other Recent Paintings” exhibition by the celebrated Iranian artist, Nicky Nodjoumi at Teymour Grahne Gallery in TriBeCa, 7 September - 19 October 2013 and the article printed in “New York Times” about his work and artistic life...

 

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Gallery
An Exhibition by Mahmoud Mohroumi
Performance & Cube-Painting Exhibition by B.Raeesi
Date: 24 Oct – 5 Nov, 2014
Painting Exhibition by Ebrahim Kashani
An Exhibition by Ahoo Hamedi
Photo Exhibition by Sam Kalantari
21 Oct – 4 Nov, 2014
Selected Artists
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Painter & Illustrator
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Selected Iranian Film , Cinema , Theater Artists
Theater Director and Senarist
Movie Director
Movie Director
Movie Director
Director and screen-writer

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