Date: 13 May 2017
Iranian illustrator Ali Buzari has been selected for the jury of the Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava (BIB) 2017.
The news was published in a press release by Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) on Wednesday.
Nureddin Zarrinkelk, Farshid Mesqali, Behzad Gharibpur and Mehnush Moshiri were the other Iranian illustrators who served as jury members in previous editions of the biennial.
Buzari, who is also an art researcher, has previously made speeches at the Bratislava symposiums in 2013 and 2015.
The biennial will open in September, and a number of symposiums and workshops have been arranged on the margins of the program.
The Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava is supported by the International Board on Books for Young People, the Slovak Ministry of Culture and UNESCO.
Source: Tehran Times