Bridging the Modern and Contemporary in Iranian Art

Bridging the Modern and Contemporary in Iranian Art

Parviz Tanavoli, Heech (Nothing), 1972. See description for complete attribution.

Join a panel of experts for a rare insight into the dynamic world of Iranian art. Discussion with Mitra Abbaspour, Associate Curator of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art; Hamid Keshmirshekan, Chief Editor of the Art Tomorrow Journal in Tehran; Linda Komaroff, Curator of Islamic Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Venetia Porter, Curator of Department of the Middle East at the British Museum. Moderated by Layla S. Diba Phd, independent scholar and art advisor.

Image:
Parviz Tanavoli, Heech (Nothing), 1972
Bronze on wood base
22 1/4 x 12 x 8 inches (56.5 x 30.5 x 20.3 cm)
base: 5 x 5 x 5 inches (12.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)

Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection
Gift of Abby Weed Grey, G1975.54

Event Details

25 October 2010
2:30pm - 4:30pm

725 Park Avenue, New York, NY

Free for members; $5 students and seniors; $10 non-members