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Iranian film “13” receives NETPAC Prize at Warsaw filmfest
The Iranian family drama “13” won the NETPAC Award at the 30th Warsaw Film Festival, which was held from October 10 to 19...
Works by Iranian artists were sold during the Christie`s “Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art” sale which took place last night Oct. 21 at Jumeirah Emirates Towers, in Dubai...
Iranian cartoonist Yaser Khanbaraii won the third prize of the World Press Cartoon 2014 contest, which was held in Sintra, Portugal mid October...
The Iranian film “The Fourth Child” and the documentary “Iranian Ninja” won top prizes at the 6th Baghdad International Film Festival on Sunday...
The winners of different categories of the 31st edition of Tehran Short Film Festival were announced during the closing ceremony which took place at Tehran`s Vahdat Hall on Sunday October 19, 2014...
An official of Miami’s Cultural Heritage local office has said that the Alhak historical caravanserai has been restored...
The late Iranian folklore vocalist and instrumentalist Gholam Ali Pourataei will be commemorated on October 23, at Avicenna Cultural House in Tehran...
Two Iranian screen productions have been screened at the 23rd Ethnography and Anthropology film festival in Belgrade...
The First National Shahnaz Music Festival, named after the late Iranian musician Jalil Shahnaz, will be held in Esfahan...
Iranian movie 'Painting Pool', directed by Maziar Miri, has been awarded at the Second Sharjah International Children's Film Festival in the UAE...
Acclaimed Iranian composer, violinist/pianist and conductor Shahrdad Rohani is to hold an educational workshop in Tehran...
The submitted poster by Amir-Hossein Mohammadi to the 2014 World Food Day Poster Contest was chosen as one of the top 20 finalists...
 
Articles
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 Ahoo Hamedi
Photo Exhibition by Sam Kalantari
21 Oct – 4 Nov, 2014
Disigners :Maryam Enayati & Leila Miri
17 - 22 Oct, 2014
Shahrzad Aliyari Maleki
An Exhibition by Kamran Diba
Selected Artists
Sculptoress
Painter
Painter
Sculptress
Sculptor, Art Scholar
Selected Iranian Film , Cinema , Theater Artists
Director and screen-writer
Theatr Director
Director and screen-writer
Cinematographer and novelist
Iranian film director and screenwriter

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