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London show to exhibit unseen work by Iranian contemporary photographers
“Burnt Generation” is the title of a major exhibition of unseen work by eight contemporary Iranian photographers which is currently held at The Terrace Rooms, Somerset House, The Strand in London...
The Ibn Sina Cultural Center has organized a painting competition for schoolchildren in Tehran on the theme of the Iranian cheetah, which is classified as an endangered species...
The Iranian short film “Harvest the Day” will compete in the Kimera International Film Festival, which will be held in Termoli, Italy from May 21 to 14...
Simorgh, a major Iranian company for theatrical productions, has organized a puppet show project, which plans to promote peace in the world. ..
Iranian director Omid Niaz and his Italian colleague Guglielmo Papa have united again to stage the children’s play “1+1” in Iranian cities of Isfahan, Yazd and Shiraz...
A number of young artists aged 6 to 17 have teamed up to showcase their paintings in a two-day exhibition entitled “Journey Across the Land” in Tehran to raise funds for children suffering from cancer...
Iran has announced list of the cineastes that are slated to represent the country’s cinema industry at the 2014 Cannes International Film Festival...
All the galleries of the Iranian Artists Forum (IAF) are exhibiting works by a group of self-taught artists...
An exhibition of cartoons on the theme of city complexities is currently underway at Tehran’s Vali-e Asr underpass...
Iran’s “Berlin -7”, about an Iraqi family forced to emigrate in the aftermath of the U.S.-led war, will be competing in the 32th International Film Festival of Uruguay, which runs from April 10 to 20...
A total of 340 programs from seventeen countries will be competing in the international section of the 13th International Radio Festival of Iran to be held in Tehran from May 10 to 12...
The Iranian theater troupe Moj will perform “The Author Is Dead” in Rome, Venice and Bologna in late April...
 
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“Love Me, Love Me Not”: Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan and its Neighbours
“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...
“Perhaps contemporary art is an art to survive our contemporaneity as an artist.” — Boris Groys...
 
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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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On Friday Apr.18, 2014, from 4 to 8 pm
Visiting: 18-29 Apr, 2014
Painting Exhibition by Rashin Teimouri
18 - 24 Apr, 2014
18-23 Apr, 2014
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